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Microspora abbreviata (Rabenhorst) Lagerheim

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

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Microspora abbreviata (Rabenhorst) Lagerheim
Showing net-like chloroplasts. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK.. 27 Feb 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Callonema olivaceum Reinsch

Microspora abbreviata (Rabenhorst) Lagerheim Showing net-like chloroplasts. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Microspora abbreviata (Rabenhorst) Lagerheim 1887: 417

Published in: Lagerheim, G. (1887). Zur Entwickelungsgeschichte einiger Confervaceen. Berichte der Deutschen Botanischen Gesellschaft 5: 409-417.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Microspora is Microspora floccosa (Vaucher) Thuret.

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

Basionym
Conferva abbreviata Rabenhorst

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva abbreviata Rabenhorst

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: i-vii, 1-276.

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. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Orders Chaetophorales, Microsporales, Ulotrichales. 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. 524-554. 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..

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