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Title: Prymnesium  
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Scientific classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Chromalveolata
Division: Haptophyta
Class: Prymnesiophyceae
Order: Prymnesiales
Family: Prymnesiaceae
Genus: Prymnesium

Prymnesium is a haptophyte genus, including the species Prymnesium parvum.[1]

The name Latinizes the Greek prymnēsion ‘cable (for mooring)’,[2][3] from prymna ‘stern’, from prymnos ‘hindmost’.[4]


  1. ^ La Claire, JW (2006). "Analysis of expressed sequence tags from the harmful alga, Prymnesium parvum (Prymnesiophyceae, Haptophyta)". Mar. Biotechnol. 8 (5): 534–46.  
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  3. ^ Graham, Linda E.; Wilcox, Lee Warren (2000). Algae. Prentice Hall. p. 193.  
  4. ^ Roberts, Edward A. (2014). A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language II. Xlibris Corp. p. 409.  
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