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Trentepohlia lichenicola (Smith) De Toni

Publication details
Trentepohlia lichenicola (Smith) De Toni 1889: 247

Published in: De Toni, G.B. (1889). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. I. Chlorophyceae. pp. [3]-12, [i]-cxxxix, 1-1315. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Trentepohlia is Trentepohlia aurea (Linnaeus) C.Martius.

Basionym
Conferva lichenicola Smith

Type information
Type locality: Beech trees of New Forest, Hants [Hampshire, England], comm. Charles Lyell. (Smith 1806: pl. 1609). Type: LINN?

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva lichenicola Smith 1806
Amphiconium lichenicola (Smith) Sprengel 1827

Taxonomic notes
Lichen phycobiont (Rindi 2011: 574). Skaloud et al. (2018: 244) comment, "Based on the original description and illustrations, this alga, originally collected from lichens on beech trees in England, is probably a small form of T. abietina or T. aurea growing on lichens." - (9 Feb 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

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Key references
Hariot, P. (1889). Notes sur le genre Trentepohlia Martius. Journal de Botanique [Morot] 3: 345-350, 366-375, 378-388, 393-405, pl. VII.

Rindi, F. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Trentepohliales. 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. 570-574. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, [1]-288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

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