Silva Center for Phycological Documentation: Index Nominum Algarum


The INA is a card file and online reporting system maintained at the Silva Center for Phycological Documentation of the University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley. It contains nearly 200,000 names of algae (in the broad sense). The BPU is a card file containing bibliographic references pertaining to algal taxonomy.
A working list of algal type specimens at UC is available here

Results from INA database

NameAuthorSourceCitationYear
OSTREOCOCCUSC. Courties & M.-J. Chrétiennot-Dinet in Chrétiennot-Dinet et al. Phycologia 34: 290 1995
Ostreococcus lucimarinusB. Palenik et al. PNAS 104(18): 7705 2007
Ostreococcus mediterraneusB. Marin & N.H. Grimsley in Subirana et al. Protist 164: 651, fig. 2D 2013
Ostreococcus tauriC. Courties & M.-J. Chrétiennot-Dinet in Chrétiennot-Dinet et al. Phycologia 34: 290, figs. 2-11 1995