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Tetraedron caudatum is a species of chlorophyte in the family Sphaeropleaceae. It is a photoautotroph.

  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/photoautotrophy
  • Definition: Deriving energy from light sources. In practice, taxa containing plastids and photosynthetic pigments, but with no evidence for consumption of organic particles or prey, are considered to be photoautotrophic. (Barton, AD, Finkel, ZV, Ward, BA, Johns, DG, Follows, MJ. 2013. On the roles of cell size and trophic strategy in North Atlantic diatom and dinoflagellate communities. Limnol. Oceanogr., 58(1), 2013, 254–266. doi:10.4319/lo.2013.58.1.0254)
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of <i>Tetraedron caudatum</i>