Phaeocystis pouchetii

Classification: ntax_non_cocco -> Haptophytes -> Phaeocystales -> Phaeocystaceae -> Phaeocystis -> Phaeocystis pouchetii
Sister taxa: P. amoeboidea, P. antarctica, P. brucei, P. cordata, P. globosa, P. jahnii, P. pouchetii, P. scrobiculata, P. sphaeroides, P. sp.


Citation: Phaeocystis pouchetii (Hariot in Pouchet 1892) Lagerheim 1896
Rank: Species
Basionym: Tetraspora poucheti Hariot in Pouchet 1892
Taxonomic discussion: Medlin (1994) showed this was distinct species

Catalog entries: Tetraspora poucheti

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


Lagerheim, G. (1896). Über Phaeocystis Poucheti (Har.) Lagerh.; eine Planktonflagellate. Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskapakademiens Förhandlingar. 53: 277-288. gs

Moestrup, Ø. (1979). Identification by electron microscopy of marine nanoplankton from New Zealand, including the description of four new species. New Zealand. Journal of Botany. 17: 61-95. gs

Pouchet, M. G. (1892). Sur une algue pélagique nouvelle. Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires des Séances et Memoires, Société de Biologie. 44: 34-36. gs


Phaeocystis pouchetii compiled by Jeremy R. Young viewed: 12-5-2021

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