Pyramimonas cirolanae N.C.Pennick
Pyramimonas cirolanae N.C.Pennick 1982: 91, figs 1-18
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Norwegian Sea: type (culture lost); also from Gorleston-on-Sea, Norfolk (culture lost); subsequently observed from Barents Sea near Bear I. (N. Reynolds). These data from INA. - (23 Feb 2015) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Norwegian Sea (65°01N, 08°55'E) (Silva 1996-to date). Type depicted in Fig. 1 (Pennick, 1982): Nial Reynolds (during cruise of survey ship Cirolana); 1973 (April); (Silva 1996-to date Notes: culture lost (INA).
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Broady et al. 2012).
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Hori, T., Moestrup, Ø. & Hoffman, L.R. (1995). Fine structural studies on an ultraplanktonic species of Pyramimonas, P. virginica (Prasinophyceae), with a discussion of subgenera within the genus Pyramimonas. European Journal of Phycology 30(3): 219-234, 33 figs, 5 tables.
LeRoi, J.-M. & Hallegraeff, G.M. (2006). Scale-bearing nanoflagellates from Southern Tasmania coastal waters, Australia. II. Species of Chrysophyceae (Chrysophyta), Prymnesiophyceae (Haptophyta, excluding Chrysochromulina) and Prasinophyceae (Chlorophyta). Botanica Marina 49(3): 216-235, 28 figs, 2 tables.
Suda, S. (2004). Taxonomic characterization of Pyramimonas aurea sp. nov. (Prasinophyceae, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 43: 682-692.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.