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Microglena opisthopyren (Skuja) Demchenko, Mikhailyuk & Proschold

Publication details
Microglena opisthopyren (Skuja) Demchenko, Mikhailyuk & Proschold in Demchenko et al. 2012: 286, fig. 6 m-p

Published in: Demchenko, E, Mikhailyuk, T., Coleman, A.W. & Proschold, T. (2012). Generic and species concepts in Microglena (previously the Chlamydomonas monadina group) revised using an integrative approach. European Journal of Phycology 47(3): 264-290.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Microglena is Microglena monadina Ehrenberg.

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

Basionym
Chlamydomonas opisthopyren Skuja

Type information
Type locality: Sweden: Lushavet (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype: Skuj 1956: pl. 18, fig. 26: strain SAG 8.87 (cryopreserved in liquid nitrogen) in the Sammlung von Algenkulturen, Univ. of Gottingen, Germany (epitype) (Demchenko et al. 2012: 286). Notes: ITS-2 DNA Barcode: Barcode J in Fig. E (Demchenko et al. 2012).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chlamydomonas opisthopyren Skuja 1956

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chlamydomonas macroplastida f. macrostigma Bourrelly 1951
Chlamydomonas pseudomacrostigma PĂ©terfi 1968

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Nakada, T. & Tomita, M. (2014). Light microscopy and phylogenetic analyses of Chlamydomonas species (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae). II. Molecular phylogeny, secondary structure of ITS-2, cell morphology, and nomenclature of Microglena opisthopyren, and M. media, comb. nov. Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 65(2): 67-73, 2 figs.

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Nakada, T. & Tomita, M. (2014). Light microscopy and phylogenetic analyses of Chlamydomonas species (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae). II. Molecular phylogeny, secondary structure of ITS-2, cell morphology, and nomenclature of Microglena opisthopyren, and M. media, comb. nov. Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 65(2): 67-73, 2 figs.

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