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Gloeocystis vesiculosa Nägeli

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

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Gloeocystis vesiculosa Nägeli
Collected by Jeannie Beadle, Moor House NNR, Upper Teesdale, UK,. 14 Apr 2014. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Gloeocystis vesiculosa Nägeli
Collected by Jeannie Beadle, Moor House NNR, Upper Teesdale, UK. 14 Apr 2014. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Gloeocystis vesiculosa Nägeli
Bremerton, Washington, USA; Kitsap Lake, 200x, DIC. 22 Aug 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Gloeocystis vesiculosa Nägeli Bremerton, Washington, USA; Kitsap Lake, 200x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Gloeocystis vesiculosa Nägeli 1849: 66, pl. IV [4]: F

Published in: Nägeli, C. (1849). Gattungen einzelliger Algen, physiologisch und systematisch bearbeitet. Neue Denkschriften der Allg. Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften 10(7): i-viii, 1-139, pls I-VIII.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Gloeocystis.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered with little bladders or blisters (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

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Key references
Andreyeva, V.M (1998). Poczvennye i aerophilnye zelyonye vodorosli (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). Terrestrial and aerophilic green algae (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). pp. [1]-349, [2], 108 pls. St Petersberg: "NAUKA".

Ettl, H. & Gärtner, G. (1995). Syllabus der Boden-, Luft- und Flechtenalgen. pp. i-vii, 1-721. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

Hindák, F. (1978). The genus Gloeocystis (Chroococcales, Chlorophyceae). Preslia, Praha 50: 3-11.

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

John, D.M. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2002). Order Chlorococcales. 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. 327-409. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Prescott, G.W. (1962). Algae of the Western Great Lakes area. With an illustrated key to the genera of desmids and freshwater diatoms. Revised [Second] edition. pp. [i]-xiii, 1-977. Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company Publishers 135 South Locust Street.

Ramos, G.P.R., Bicudo, C.E. de M. & Moura, C.W. do N. (2015). Novos registros de algas verdes cocoides (Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta) para o estado da Bahia e para o Brasil. Sitientibus Série Ciências Biológicas 15: 1-13.

Tsarenko, P.M. & John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Sphaeropleales. 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. 419-498. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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..

Culture Centre for Algae and Protozoa (CCAP) cultures
Strain Number 31/3 Gloeocystis vesiculosa Nägeli
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