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Parapediastrum biradiatum (Meyen) E.Hegewald

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Sphaeropleales
Family Hydrodictyaceae
Genus Parapediastrum

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Parapediastrum biradiatum (Meyen) E.Hegewald
Brightfield with focus in plane of colony. Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK,. 10 Nov 2017. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Parapediastrum biradiatum (Meyen) E.Hegewald
Brightfield with focus at surface of colony. Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK,. 10 Nov 2017. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Parapediastrum biradiatum (Meyen) E.Hegewald
Brightfield with focus at surface of colony. Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK,. 10 Nov 2017. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Parapediastrum biradiatum (Meyen) E.Hegewald
Brightfield with focus in plane of colony. Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK,. 10 Nov 2017. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Parapediastrum biradiatum (Meyen) E.Hegewald
Castle Ashby, Northampton, UK. 10 Dec 2015. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Parapediastrum biradiatum (Meyen) E.Hegewald
Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK. 10 Dec 2015. © C.F. Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Parapediastrum biradiatum (Meyen) E.Hegewald
Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK.. 14 Sep 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Parapediastrum biradiatum (Meyen) E.Hegewald
Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK.. 14 Sep 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Lithophyllum antarcticum (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Rosanoff

Parapediastrum biradiatum (Meyen) E.Hegewald Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Parapediastrum biradiatum (Meyen) E.Hegewald in Buchheim et al. 2005: 1052

Published in: Buchheim, M., Buchheim, J., Carlson, T., Braband, A., HepperLe, D., Krienitz, L., Wolf, M. & Hegewald, E. (2005). Phylogeny of the Hydrodictyaceae (Chlorophyceae): inferences from rDNA data . Journal of Phycology 41: 1039-1054.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Parapediastrum.

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

Basionym
Pediastrum biradiatum Meyen

Type information
Type locality: Germany: Havel River, near Potsdam (Silva 1996-to date).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Pediastrum biradiatum Meyen 1829

Taxonomic notes
According to McManus & Lewis (2011: 160), additional P. biradiatum isolates are required to test the taxonomic validity of this genus. The two stains they investigated are closely allied with the genus Sorastrum but are not monophyletic. - (12 Apr 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Key references
McManus, H.A. & Lewis, L.A. (2011). Molecular phylogenetic relationships in the freshwater family Hydrodictyaceae (Sphaeropleales, Chlorophyceae), with an emphasis on Pediatrum duplex. Journal of Phycology 47(1): 152-163.

Menezes, M. (2010). Chlorophyceae. In: Catálogo de plantas e fungos do Brasil. Vol. 1. (Forzza, R.C. Eds), pp. 335-352. Rio de Janeiro: Andrea Jakobsson Estúdio; Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.

Tsarenko, P.M. (2011). Sphaeropleales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 280-355. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

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