Chrysochromulina elegans Estep, Davis, Hargraves & Sieburth 1984

Publication Details
Chrysochromulina elegans Estep, Davis, Hargraves & Sieburth 1984: 616, figs 2, 3

Published in: Estep, K.W., Davis, P.G., Hargraves, P.E. & Sieburth, J.McN. (1984). Chloroplast containing microflagellates in natural populations of North Atlantic nanoplankton, their identification and distribution, including a description of five new species of Chrysochromulina (Prymnesiophyceae). Protistologica 20: 613-634, 35 figs.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chrysochromulina is Chrysochromulina parva Lackey.

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

Type Information
Notes: "Distributio : Mare Sargassi et littus Floridae meridionalis. Specimen typicum : numerus micrographis est 10 761/19 762 (Figs. 2, 3)."

Origin of Species Name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 10 February 2005 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 22 April 2019

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 22 April 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 26 September 2023

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