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Taxonomy Detail

Order Oedogoniales

Oedogoniales Heering, 1914: 156.

Type of name: Oedogoniaceae de Bary ex Hirn, 1900

Source: Skinner, S. & Entwisle, T.J. (2007). Oedogoniales. In: Algae of Australia Batrachospermales, Thoreales, Oedogoniales and Zygnemaceae. (Entwisle, T.J., Skinner, S., Lewis, S.H. & Foard, H.J. Eds), pp. 28-111. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.

Original publication: Heering, W. (1914). Chlorophyceae III. Ulothrichales, Microsporales, Oedogoniales. In: Süsswasserflora Deutschlands, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Pascher, A. Eds) Vol. 6, pp. 1-250. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Description:
An order of filamentous freshwater green algae with a suite of unique morphological features: an elaborate and unusual form of cytokinesis that results in the accumulation of apical caps; zoospores and antherozoids with a subapical crown of flagella; and, a highly specialized type of oogamy.

Key References
Turmel, M., Brouard, J.-S., Gagnon, C., Otis, C. & Lemieux, c. (2008). Deep division in the Chlorophyceae (Chlorophyta) revealed by chloroplast phylogenomic analyses. Journal of Phycology 44(3): 739-750, 4 figs, 3 tables.

References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Booton, G.C., Floyd, G.L. & Fuerst, P.A. (1998). Origins and affinities of the filamentous green algal orders Chaetophorales and Oedogoniales based on 18S rRNA gene sequences. Journal of Phycology 34: 312-318, 2 figs, 2 tables.

Cambra, J. & Menéndez, M. (1987). Bulbochaete denticulata Wittrock (Oedogoniales, Chlorophyceae) al delta de l'Ebre. Collect. Bot. 17(1): 151-153.

Cambra, J. (1992). Contribución al conocimiento del género Oedogonium (Oedogoniales, Chlorophyta) en España II. Acta Bot. Malacitana 17: 19-27.

Dillard, G.E. (1989). Freshwater algae of the southeastern United States, Part 2. Chlorophyceae: Ulotrichales, Oedogoniales. Bibliotheca Phycologica 83: 1-163, 41 pls..

Entwisle, T.J., Skinner, S., Lewis, S.H. & Foard, H.J. (2007). Algae of Australia Batrachospermales, Thoreales, Oedogoniales and Zygnemaceae. pp. [i-iv], v-vi, 1-191. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.

Estevez, J.M., Leonardi, P.I. & Alberghina, J.S. (2008). Cell wall carbohydrate epitopes in the green alga Oedogonium bharuchae F. Minor (Oedogoniales, Chlorophta) . Journal of Phycology 44: 1257-1268.

Gonzalves, E.A. (1981). Oedogoniales. pp. 1-757. New Delhi: ICAR.

Harris, G.T. (1933). The Oedogoniales of Devonshire. Transactions of the Devonshire Association for the Advancement of Science, Literature and Arts 65: 213-226.

Heering, W. (1914). Chlorophyceae III. Ulothrichales, Microsporales, Oedogoniales. In: Süsswasserflora Deutschlands, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Pascher, A. Eds) Vol. 6, pp. 1-250. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Hill, G.J.C., Cunningham, M.R., Byrne, M.M., Ferry, T.P. & Halvorson, J.S. (1989). Chemical control of androspore morphogenesis i Oedogonoium donnellii (Chlorphyta, Oedogoniales). Journal of Phycology 25: 368-376.

Huxley, R. & Pentecost, A. (2002). Order Oedogoniales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 409-432. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Huxley, R. & Pentecost, A. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Oedogoniales [Bulbochaete by A. Pentecost; Oedoginium by R. Huxley]. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 500-523. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Islam, A.K.M.N. & Sarma, P. (1966 '1965'). New and rare species of the Oedogoniales from Dacca district, East Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Biology and Agricultural Science 8(1): 169-188.

Jao, C.-C. (1979). Monographia Oedogoniales Sinicae. pp. i-iv, 1-536, 115 pls. Beijing: Science Press.

Kargupta, A.N. (1996). Rare species of Bulbochaete (Chlorophyta: Oedogoniales) from West Bengal, India. Phytomorphology 46(4): 329-333.

Keshri, J.P. (2008). The genus Bulbochaete C.A. Agardh (Chlorophyta Oedogoniales) in West Bengal, India. Bibliotheca Phycologica 114: 1-103, 1 table, 26 pls.

Keshri, J.P. (2012). The genus Oedogonium Link (Chlorophyta Oedogoniales) in West Bengal, India. Bibliotheca Phycologica 117: [1]-144, 1 table, 25 pls.

Khan, M. & Kukreti, B.C. (1978). Algal flora of Dehradun - VI. Oedogoniales. Phykos 16(1-2): 1-8.

Mahato, A.K. (1999). A new species of Oedogonium (Chlorophyceae, Oedogoniales) from Bihar, India. Feddes Repertorium 110(3-4): 173-176, 4 figs, 1 map.

Mahato, A.K. (2008). Two new terrestrial. species of Oedogonium (Chlorophyceae: Oedogoniales) from Bihar, India. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32(3): 605-609.

Mahato, A.K. & Mahato, P. (1993 '1992'). Pseudoprostratum indicum gen. et sp. nov., a new member of the Oedogoniales from Chhota Nagpur plateau, India. Phykos 31(1-2): 21-25.

Mikhailyuk, T.I. (2011). Oedogoniales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 108-152. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

Mrozinska, T. (1991). A preliminary investigation of the taxonomical classification of the genus Oedogonium Link (Oedogoniales) based on the phylogenetic relationship. Archiv für Protistenkunde 138: 85-101.

Mrozinska, T. (1993). A preliminary investigation of the taxonomical classification of the genus Bulbochaete Link (Oedogoniales) based on the phylogenetic relationship. Archiv für Protistenkunde 143: 113-123.

Mrozinska, T. (2000). Oedogonium szymanskae sp. nov. (Oedogoniales, Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta). Archiv für Hydrobiologie Supplement 113: 1-5.

Mrozinska, T. (1969). Flora Slodkowodna Polski. 11. Chlorophyta IV: Oedogoniales-edogoniowe. pp. 659. Kraków: Polska Akademia Nauk.

Mrozinska, T. (1981). Some species of Oedogonium new to Poland. Supplement to "Flora polska, Oedogoniales, Chlorophyta". Fragm. Florist. Geobot. 27(4): 677-680.

Mrozinska, T. (1984). Zielenice (Chlorophyta): Edogoniowce (Oedogoniales). Flora Polski. pp. [1]-313, 210 figs. Warszawa, Kraków: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe.

Mrozinska, T. (1985). Chlorophyta VI. Oedogoniophyceae: Oedogoniales. In: Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Band 14. (Ettl, H, Gerloff, J., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds), pp. 1-624. Stuttgart, New York: Gustav Fischer Verlag.

Singh, R.N. (1938). The Oedogoniales of the United Provinces, India, I. Proc. Indian. Acad. Sci. 8B: 373-395.

Skinner, S. & Entwisle, T.J. (2006). New taxa and combinations for Oedogonium and Bulbochaete (Oedogoniales, Chlorophyceae) in Australia. Telopea 11(2): 171-194, 6 figs.

Skinner, S. & Entwisle, T.J. (2007). Oedogoniales. In: Algae of Australia Batrachospermales, Thoreales, Oedogoniales and Zygnemaceae. (Entwisle, T.J., Skinner, S., Lewis, S.H. & Foard, H.J. Eds), pp. 28-111. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.

Srivastava, S. & Sarma, Y.S.R.K. (1979). Karyological studies on the genus Oedogonium Link (Oedogoniales, Chlorophyceae). Phycologia 18: 228-236, 41 figs, 3 tables.

Tiffany, L.H. (1937). Brazilian Oedogoniales. Revta sudam. Bot. 4: 5-14.

Tiffany, L.H. (1937). Oedogoniales. North American Flora 11: 1-102.

Xie, S.-L. & Ling, Y.-J. (1999). A new species of Oedogonium (Oedogoniales, Chlorophyta) from Shanxi, China. Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica 37: 605-607.

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