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Family Planophilaceae

Planophilaceae Škaloud & Leliaert in Škaloud et al., 2018: 104.

Type of name: Planophila Wille

Original publication: Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, [1]-288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

Description:
Cells spherical, ellipsoidal or pyriform, solitary or united into racemose colonies. Chloroplast simple, parietal, usually covering about half of the cell interior, containing a single pyrenoid. Cells typically divide in two directions; mother cell wall usually persists. Asexual reproduction usually by zoospores and autospores.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2018.

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