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Pirula salina (P.A.Dangeard) Printz

Publication details
Pirula salina (P.A.Dangeard) Printz 1927: 225

Published in: Printz, H. (1927). Chlorophyceae (nebst Conjugatae, Heterokontae und Charophyta). 3 Band. In: Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien nebst irhren Gattungen und wichtigern Arten inbesondere den Nutzpflanzen [Ed. 2]. (Engler, A. & Prantl, K. Eds), pp. [i]-iv, 1-463. Leipzig: Wilhelm Engelmann.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pirula is Pirula gemmata J.W.Snow.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halofilum salinum (P.A.Dangeard) Darienko & Pröschold

Basionym
Heterogonium salinum P.A.Dangeard

Type information
Type locality: "unknown (only known from a culture vessel containing sea water)." (Darienko & Pröschold 2017: 19). Notes: Lectotype (designated by Darienko & Pröschold 2017): Fig. 1 in Dangeard (1911). Epitype (designated by Darienko & Pröschold 2017): The strain SAG 1.95 is permanently cryopreserved in a metabolically inactive state (cryopreserved in liquid nitrogen) in the SAG, University of Göttingen, Germany.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), saline (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Darienko, T. & Pröschold, T. (2017). Toward a monograph of non-marine Ulvophyceae using an integrative approach (Molecular phylogeny and systematics of terrestrial Ulvophyceae II.). Phytotaxa 324(1): 1-41, 23 figs.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 June 2019.

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