Quadricilia rotundata (Skuja) Vors 1992
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Quadricilia rotundata (Skuja) Vors 1992: 86, fig. 43a-f, 44.1-7;
Published in: Vørs, N. (1992). Heterotrophic amoebae, flagellates, and heliozoa from the Tvärminne area, Gulf of Finland, in 1988-1990. Ophelia 36: 1-109, 46 figs, 2 tables.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Quadricilia.
Tetramitus rotundatus Skuja
Type locality: Sweden: Erken, Uppland (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), almost circular, with length breadth ratio of about 6 to 5 (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.
Created: 22 November 2002 by Andy Taylor
Verified by: 03 June 2016 by Wendy 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 September 2020.