Chrysochromulina hirta Manton 1978
Chrysochromulina hirta Manton 1978: 13, figs 1-17
Published in: Manton, I. (1978). Chrysochromulina hirta sp. nov., a widely distributed species with unusual spines. British Phycological Journal 13: 3-14.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Haptolina hirta (Manton) Edvardsen & Eikrem
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), hairy.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: almost midway between Robben Island and Cape Town (33º51.0'S, 18º22.4'E), South Africa (Manton 1978: 13). Type: 10 November 1972; turbid water; sea temperature 10ºC. (Manton 1978: 13).
Source of current name
Edvardsen, B., Eikrem, W., Throndsen, J., Sáez, A.G., Probert, I. & Medlin, L.K. (2011). Ribosomal DNA phylogenies and a morphological revision provide the basis for a revised taxonomy of the Prymnesiales (Haptophyta). European Journal of Phycology 46(3): 202-228.
Bergesch, M., Odebrecht, C. & Moestrup, Ø. (2008). Nanoflagellates from coastal waters of southern Brazil (32ºS). Botanica Marina 51(1): 35-50.
Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2004). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.
LeRoi, J.-M. & Hallegraeff, G.M. (2004). Scale-bearing nanoflagellates from southern Tasmanian coastal waters, Australia. I. Species of the genus Chrysochromulina (Haptophyta). Botanica Marina 47: 73-102.
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.
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.
Created: 10 February 2005 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 28 October 2011 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 820 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Kawachi, M. & Inouye, I. (1994). Ca2+-mediated induction of the coiling of the haptonema in Chrysochromulina hirta (Prymnesiophyta = Haptophyta). Phycologia 33: 53-57, 13 figs.
Kawachi, M., Inouye, I., Maeda, O. & Chihara, M. (1991). The haptomena as a food-capturing device: observations on Chrysochromulina hirta (Prymnesiophyceae). Phycologia 30: 563-573, 29 figs, 1 table.
Manton, I. (1978). Chrysochromulina hirta sp. nov., a widely distributed species with unusual spines. British Phycological Journal 13: 3-14.
Linking to this page: http://algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=66920
Cite this record as:
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 26 November 2020.