Pavlova granifera

Classification: non_cocco -> Haptophytes -> Pavlovales -> Pavlovaceae -> Pavlova -> Pavlova granifera
Sister taxa: P. calceolata, P. ennorea, P. granifera, P. gyrans, P. lutheri, P. noctivaga, P. pinguis, P. virescens, P. sp.,


Citation: Pavlova granifera (Mack 1954) Green 1973
Rank: Species
Basionym: Chrysocapsa granifera Mack 1954

Catalog entries: Chrysocapsa granifera

Original description: Diagnose: Celtulae rotundatae -- pyriformae -- reniformae, circiter 6 µm latae, 8 µm longae, in statu gloeocystoideo viventes. Chromatophoro uno parietali cum stigmate, vacuolis contractilibus 1-2. In cytoplasmate 2 grana magna ellipsoidea lucem vehementer frangentia. Cellulae mobiles +/- rotundatae, apice cure depressione. Flagella bina inaequalia: flagello generali 1½-2 protoplasti longitudine, flagello altero cellutae circiter aequilongo. - Neusiedlersee, auf Myriophyllum spicatum bei der Biologischen Station Neusiedl.

Type images:

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant Data source:
First occurrence (base): within No known fossil record modern (0.00-0.00Ma, base in stage). Data source:


Green, J. C. (1973). Studies in the fine structure and taxonomy of flagellates in the genus Pavlova. II. A freshwater representative, Pavlova granifera (Mack) comb. nov. British Phycological Journal. 8: 1-12. gs

Mack, B. (1954). Untersuchungen an Chrysophyceen. V-VII. Osterreichische Botanische Zeitschrift. 101: 64-73. gs


Pavlova granifera compiled by Jeremy R. Young viewed: 13-12-2019

Taxon Search:
Advanced Search

Short stable page link: Go to to create a permanent copy of this page - citation notes

Comments (0)

No comments yet. Be the first!

Add Comment

* Required information
Captcha Image
Powered by Commentics