Pavlova gyrans Butcher 1952
Pavlova gyrans Butcher 1952: 183, pl. II : figs 35-38
Published in: Butcher, R.W. (1952). Contributions to knowledge of the smaller marine algae. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 31: 175-191, 2 pls.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pavlova.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Isolated from the Helford River, Cornwall, in 1947." (Butcher 1952: 184). Notes: Isolated as "Flagellellate I" by Parke from sea water from one of the fish-ponds at the Marine Biological Station, Port Erin [Isle of Man, England], in January 1938, according to some authors.
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), revolving.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Emend. Green & Manton (Seoane et al. 2009).
Bendif, El M., Probert, I., Hervé, A., Billard, C., Goux, D., Lelong, C., Cadoret, J.-P. & Véron, B. (2011). Integrative taxonomy of the Pavlovophyceae (Haptophyta): a reassessment. Protist 162: 738-761.
Chrétiennot-Dinet, M.-J. (1990). Atlas du phytoplancton marin. Volume III: Chlorarachnophycées, Chlorophycées, Chrysophycées, Cryptophycées, Euglénophycées, Eustigmatophycées, Prasinophycées, Prymnesiophycées, Rhodophycées et Tribophycées Avec la collaboration de Chantal Billard et Alain Sournia. pp. -261. Paris: Éditions du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique 15, quai Anatole France - 75700 Paris.
Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2004). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.
Nakayama, T., Yoshida, M., Noël, M.-H., Kawachi, M. & Inouye, I. (2005). Ultrastructure and phylogenetic position of Chrysoculter rhomhoideus gen. et sp. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae), a new flagellate haptophyte from Japanese coastal waters. Phycologia 44: 369-383.
Parke, M. & Dixon, P.S. (1976). Check-list of British marine algae - third revision. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 56: 527-594.
Seoane, S., Eikrem, W. Arluzea, J. & Orive, E. (2009). Haptophytes of the Nervión River estuary, northern Spain. Botanica Marina 52: 47-59.
Throndsen, J. (1996). The planktonic marine flagellates. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 591-730. San Diego: Academic Press.
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Fawley, M.W., Morton, S.J., Stewart, K.D. & Mattox, K.R. (1987). Evidence for a common evolutionary origin of light-harvesting fucoxanthin chlorophyll a/c - protien complexes of Pavlova gyrans (Prymnesiophyceae) and Phaeodactylum tricornutum (Bacillariophyceae). Journal of Phycology 23: 377-381.
Green, J.C. & Manton, I. 1970 (1970). Studies i the fine structure and taxonomy of flagellates in the genus Pavlova. I. A revision of Pavlova gyrans, the type species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 50: 1113-1130.
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