Description Fig. j. Scales from the cell surface. The smaller scales form an underlayer on the cell, overlain by a layer of the larger ones. The narrow, larger scales are positioned on the cell near the base of the flagella and haptonema. Figure k shows the fourth type of scale, also restricted to the area near the base of the flagella and haptonema. This type occurs singly or a few together on each cell.
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added on 2010-10-124 496 viewsWoRMS taxa Chrysochromulina polylepis Manton & Parke, 1962 accepted as Prymnesium polylepis (Manton & Parke) Edvardsen, Eikrem & Probert, 2011checked Moestrup, Øjvind 2010-10-12
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