Trochiscia aciculifera ( )
Trochiscia aciculifera (Lagerheim) Hansgirg 1888: 129
Original publication: Hansgirg, A. (1888). Ueber die Süsswasseralgen-Gattungen Trochiscia Ktz. (Acanthococcus Lagrh., Glochiococcus De-Toni) und Tetraëdron Ktz. (Astericium Corda, Polyedrium Näg., Cerasterias Reinsch). Hedwigia 27(5/6): 126-132.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Glochiococcus aciculiferus (Lagerheim) P.C.Silva
Acanthococcus aciculiferus Lagerheim
Type locality: Sweden: Sundbyberg near Stockholm
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Trochiscia aciculifera (Lagerheim) Hansgirg)
Europe: Austria (Ettl & Gärtner 1995), Czech Republic and/or Slovakia (Ettl & Gärtner 1995), Romania (Caraus 2002, Caraus 2012), Russia (Black Sea) (Ettl & Gärtner 1995), Spain (Alvárez Cobelas & Gallardo 1986, Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Trochiscia&species=aciculifera
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Trochiscia&Species=aciculifera
Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 January 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:52676