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Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann, nom. illeg.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Chlamydomonadales
Family Phacotaceae
Genus Pteromonas

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Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann
Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, phase contrast, Lugols. 17 May 2014. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann
Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, DIC, Lugols. 17 May 2014. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann
Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, DIC. 17 May 2014. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann
Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, phase contrast. 17 May 2014. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann
Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, DIC. 17 May 2014. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

 

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Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, DIC
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Publication details
Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann 1900: 29, nom. illeg.

Published in: Lemmermann, E. (1900). Beitr├Ąge zur Kenntnis der Planktonalgen. III. Neue Schwebalgen aus der Umgegend von Berlin. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 18: 24-32.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pteromonas is Pteromonas aculeata Lemmermann.

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

Basionym
Cryptoglena angulosa H.J.Carter

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), strongly angled, with prominent angles (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cryptoglena angulosa H.J.Carter 1859
Phacotus angulosus (H.J.Carter) F.Stein 1878

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Pteromonas takedena G.S.West 1916
Pteromonas angulosa var. takedana (G.S.West) Pascher 1927

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: priority for Pteromonas angulosa Chodat, 1896. - (23 Jan 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

Korshikov, A.A. (1938). Volvocineae. In: Vyznachnyk prisnovodnykh vodorostej URSR [Vyp] Vol. IV. (Rolla, J.V. Eds), pp. 1-184. Kyjv [Kiev]: Akademiyi Nauk URSR. [in Ukrainian]

Massjuk, N.P., Lilitska, G.G. & Kapustin, D.O. (2011). Chlamydomonadales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 157-218. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

Pentecost, A. (2002). Order Volvocales. 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. 303-327. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Suda, S., Nozaki, H. & Watanabe, M. (2005). Morphology and sexual reproduction of Carteria palmata sp. nov. belonging to the Carteria group I sensu Lembi (Chlorophyceaem Volvocales). Phycologia 44: 596-607.

Culture Centre for Algae and Protozoa (CCAP) cultures
Strain Number 64/3 Pteromonas angulosa nom. illeg. (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann
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Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 17 June 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Belcher, J.H. & Swale, E.M.F. (1967). Observations on Pteromonas tenuis sp. nov. and P. angulosa (Carter) Lemmermann (Chlorophyceae, Volvocales) by light and electron microscopy. Nova Hedwigia 13: 353-359.
Swale, E.M.F. (1963). Note on the taxonomy of Pteromonas angulosa (Carter) Lemmermann. British Phycological Bulletin 2: 259-261.

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