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Epipyxis utriculus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Chrysophyceae
Order Chromulinales
Family Dinobryaceae
Genus Epipyxis

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Epipyxis utriculus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg
Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. BF image.. 29 Jan 2011. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Epipyxis utriculus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg
Mainly apical views. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. BF image.. 29 Jan 2011. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Epipyxis utriculus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg
Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. BF image.. 29 Jan 2011. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Epipyxis utriculus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg
Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. BF image.. 29 Jan 2011. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Epipyxis utriculus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg
Kingston, Washington, USA; Carpenter Lake, 1000x, DIC. 01 Feb 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Epipyxis utriculus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg
Kingston, Washington, USA; Carpenter Lake, 1000x, DIC. 24 Jan 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Epipyxis utriculus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg Kingston, Washington, USA; Carpenter Lake, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Epipyxis utriculus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg 1838: 123

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1838). Die Infusionsthierchen als vollkommene Organismen. Ein Blick in das tiefere organische Leben der Natur. pp. i-xviii, [1-4], 1-547, [1], pls I-LXIV. Leipzig: Verlag von Leopold Voss.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Epipyxis.

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

Basionym
Cocconema utriculus Ehrenberg

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cocconema utriculus Ehrenberg 1832
Dinobryon utriculus (Ehrenberg) Klebs 1892

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Dillard, G.E. (2007). Freshwater algae of the southeastern United States Part 8. Chrysophyceae, Xanthophyceae, Cryptophyceae and Dinophyceae. Bibliotheca Phycologica 112: [i-vi], 1-127, 22 pls.

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.

Kristiansen, J. & Preisig, H.R. (2001). Encyclopedia of Chrysophyte genera. Bibliotheca Phycologica 110: 1-260.

Kristiansen, J. & Preisig, H.R. (2011). Phylum Chrysophyta (Golden Algae). 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. 281-317. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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