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Cryptomonas obovoidea Pascher

Publication details
Cryptomonas obovoidea Pascher 1913: 105 (key), 107, 106, fig. 166

Published in: Pascher, A. (1913). Cryptomonadinae. In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz. (Pascher, A. Eds) Vol. 2, pp. 96-114. Jena:

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cryptomonas is Cryptomonas ovata Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Cryptomonas lucens Skuja 1948
Cryptomonas navicula J.Schiller 1957
Cryptomonas postunquis J.Schiller 1957
Cryptomonas comma Schiller 1957
Cryptomonas pusilla var. bilata H.Ettl 1968
Cryptomonas rapa H.Ettl 1968
Pseudocryptomonas parrae C.E.M.Bicudo & Tell 1988
Cryptomonas parrae (Bicudo & Tell) Hoef-Emden & Melkonian 2003

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Description
Emended by Hoef-Emden (2007: 418, figs 8, 9, 10-17).

Type information
Type locality: in Altwassern um Prag (Silva 1996-to date). Epitype: Permanent slide of strain M2811 (epitype) CCAC CRYP.E.010 (Hoef-Emden 2007: 418).

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Key references
Choi, B., Son, M., Kim, J.I. & Shon, W. (2013). Taxonomy and phylogeny of the genus Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae, Cryptophyta) from Korea. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 28(4): 307-330.

Dillard, G.E. (2007). Freshwater algae of the southeastern United States Part 8. Chrysophyceae, Xanthophyceae, Cryptophyceae and Dinophyceae. Bibliotheca Phycologica 112: [i-vi], 1-127, 22 pls.

Hoef-Emden, K. (2007). Revision of the genus Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae) II: incongruences between the classical morphospecies concept and molecular phylogeny in smaller pyrenoid-less cells. Phycologia 46(4): 402-428, 33 figs, 3 tables, 2 appendix.

Kapustin, D.O. (2015 '2014'). Cryptophyta. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 501-507. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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