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Pyramimonas tychotreta Daugbjerg 2000

Publication details
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 species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pyramimonas is Pyramimonas tetrarhynchus Schmarda.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
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.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Vestigifera

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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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References
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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.

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