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Uroglena volvox Ehrenberg

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Chrysophyceae
Order Chromulinales
Family Chromulinaceae
Genus Uroglena

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Uroglena volvox Ehrenberg
Prox: comment welcome. Group of cysts joined by mucilaginous stalks. Collected by Jeannie Beadle, nr Abisko, Sweden. 15 Aug 2014. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Uroglena volvox Ehrenberg
Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK.. 29 Feb 2008. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Uroglena volvox Ehrenberg
Showing cyst.Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK.. 29 Feb 2008. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

 

Dichloria viridis (O.F.Müller) Greville

Uroglena volvox Ehrenberg Showing cyst.Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK.
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com)

Publication details
Uroglena volvox Ehrenberg 1834: 317

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1834). Dritter Beitrag zur Erkenntniss grosser Organisation in der Richtung des kleinsten Raumes. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1833: 145-336, pls I-XIII [1-11].
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Uroglena.

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

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General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Bourrelly, P. (1957). Recherches sur les Chrysophycées. Morphologie, phylogénie, systématique. Revue Algologique: Mémoire Hors-Série 1: [1]-412.

Bourrelly, P. (1957). Recherches sur les Chrysophycées. Morphologie, phylogénie, systématique. Revue Algologique: Mémoire Hors-Série 1: [1]-412.

Calkins, G.N. (1892). On Uroglena, a genus of colony building infusoria observed in certain water supplies of Massachusetts. Annual Reports of the State Board of Health of Massachusetts 23: 647-657, pls I-IV.

Chrétiennot-Dinet, M.-J. (1990). Atlas du phytoplancton marin. Volume III: Chlorarachnophycées, Chlorophycées, Chrysophycées, Cryptophycées, Euglénophycées, Eustigmatophycées, Prasinophycées, Prymnesiophycées, Rhodophycées et Tribophycées Avec la collaboration de Chantal Billard et Alain Sournia. pp. [1]-261. Paris: Éditions du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique 15, quai Anatole France - 75700 Paris.

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.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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. (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.

Kristiansen, J. (2002). Phylum Chrysophyta (Golden Algae). 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. 214-244. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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