Pyramimonas tychotreta Daugbjerg 2000
Pyramimonas tychotreta Daugbjerg 2000: 161, figs 2-48
Published in: Daugbjerg, N. (2000). Pyramimonas tychotreta sp. nov. (Prasinophyceae), a new marine species from Antarctica: light and electron microscopy of the motile stage and notes on growth rates. Journal of Phycology 36: 160-171.
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Type locality: Northern part of the Weddell Sea, Antarctica (60° S, 49° W) (Daugbjerg 2000: 162). Isotype: Dr. Jacob Larsen; December 1988; Surface water. Station 156 (61ºS, 49ºW) is located close to the edge of permanent pack ice and over a water column of 2190 m.. Botanical Museum, Copenhagen 1569 (Daugbjerg 2000: 162, 161). Notes: Holotype: Fig. 7. Isotype: A fixed and embedded sample of the clonal culture.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Marchant, H.J. (2005). Prasinophytes. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds) Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.
Suda, S. (2004). Taxonomic characterization of Pyramimonas aurea sp. nov. (Prasinophyceae, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 43: 682-692.
Created: 18 August 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 13 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Daugbjerg, N. (2000). Pyramimonas tychotreta sp. nov. (Prasinophyceae), a new marine species from Antarctica: light and electron microscopy of the motile stage and notes on growth rates. Journal of Phycology 36: 160-171.
Daugbjerg, N., Marchant, H.J. & Thomsen, H.A. (2000). Life history stages of Pyramimonas tychotreta (Prasinophyceae, Chlorophyta), a marine flagellate from the Ross Sea, Antarctica. Phycological Research 48: 199-210.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2021.