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Name derivation:


Partenskyella  S. Ota, D. Vaulot, F.L. Gall, A Yabuki & I. Ishida  2009;  1 of 1 species description is currently accepted taxonomically (Guiry and Guiry 2016).

Order Chlorarachniales (Chlorachniida), Family Chlorarachniaceae


Similar genera:



Guiry, M.D. and G.M. Guiry  2013.  AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.  http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 May 2013.

Ota, S., D. Vaulot, F.L. Gall, A. Yabuki, & K. Ishida  2009.  Partenskyella glossopodia gen. et sp. nov., the first report of a chlorarachniophyte that lacks a pyrenoid.  Protist160: 137-50.