Pyramimonas grossii 1949
Pyramimonas grossii Parke 1949: 256, figs 1-12; pl. II: figs 17, 18
Published in: Parke, M. (1949). Studies on marine flagellates. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 28: 255-288, 73 figs, 2 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "This species was isolated by Dr F. Gross from a plankton sample taken from the sea water off Plymouth [England]. In his records the first culture of 'H' was dated April 1936." (Parke 1949: 256).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Alonso-González, 2014 (citing various authors), this species has been reported in the UK, New Zealand, Norway, the Mediterranean Sea, Denmark, Japan, the Arctic Ocean, southern African coast, Brazil, Australia and Tasmanian waters, USA and Canada. - (16 Feb 2015) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Alonso-González, A., Orive, E., David, H., García-Etxebarria, K., Garrido, J.L., Laza-Martínez, A. & Seoane, S. (2014). Scaly green flagellates from Spanish Atlantic coastal waters: molecular, ultrastructural and pigment analyses. Botanica Marina 57(5): 379-402.
Bergesch, M., Odebrecht, C. & Moestrup, Ø. (2008). Nanoflagellates from coastal waters of southern Brazil (32ºS). Botanica Marina 51(1): 35-50.
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.
Throndsen, J. (1996). The planktonic marine flagellates. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 591-730. San Diego: Academic Press.
Created: 22 January 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 February 2015 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 June 2021.