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Chrysococcus diaphanus Skuja

Publication details
Chrysococcus diaphanus Skuja 1950: 128, fig. 1

Published in: Skuja, H. (1950). Chrysococcus diaphanus n. sp., eine neue planktische Chrysomonade. Svensk Botanisk Tidskrift 44: 125-131.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chrysococcus is Chrysococcus rufescens Klebs.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), colourless and nearly or quite transparent, diaphanous (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

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.

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.

Matvienko, O.M. (1965). Vyznachnyk prisnovodnykh vodorostei Ukrainskoi RSR. III (1) Zolotysti vodorosti – Chrysophyta [Identification manual on freshwater algae of the Ukrainian SSR. III(1) Golden algae – Chrysophyta]. pp. 1-367, 98 pls. Kyjv: Naukova Dumka. [in Ukrainian]

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Happey, C. & Moss, B. (1967). Some aspects of the biology of Chrysococcus diaphanus in Abbot's Pond, Somerset. British Phycological Bulletin 3: 269-279, 6 figs.
Skuja, H. (1950). Chrysococcus diaphanus n. sp., eine neue planktische Chrysomonade. Svensk Botanisk Tidskrift 44: 125-131.

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