Chrysocapsa epiphytica J.W.G.
Chrysocapsa epiphytica J.W.G.Lund Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK.
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Chrysocapsa epiphytica J.W.G.Lund 1949: 456, figs 2, 3
Published in: Lund, J.W.G. (1949). New or rare British Chrysophyceae. I. New Phytologist 48: 453-460.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Blelham Beck, near Congo Bay, Lake Windermere, England. (Lund 1949: 456). Notes: "Type material and photographs taken by Dr H. M. Canter of C. epiphytica are lodged with the Freshwater Biological Association."
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.
Culture Centre for Algae and Protozoa (CCAP) cultures
Strain Number 919/1 Chrysocapsa epiphytica J.W.G.Lund
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Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 January 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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Belcher, J.H. (1966). Colony structure in Chrysocapsa epiphytica Lund. British Phycological Bulletin 3: 81-82, 1 fig.
Starmach, K. (1973). Chrysocapsa epiphytica new species Chrysophyceae. Bulletin de l'Academie Polonaise des Sciences, Serie des Sciences Biologiques 21(9): 611-613.
Starmach, K. (1975). New name for the species Chrysocapsa epiphytica Starmach (=Ch. flavescens). Acta Hydrobiologica, Krakow 17(3): 309.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 December 2018.