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Characium hindakii K.W.Lee & Bold

Publication details
Characium hindakii K.W.Lee & Bold 1974: 24, figs 5, 53-56, 204-208

Published in: Lee, K.W. & Bold, H.C. (1974). Phycological Studies XII. Characium and some Characium-like algae. University of Texas Publications 7403: 1-127.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Characium is Characium sieboldii A.Braun.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Characiopodium hindakii (K.W.Lee & Bold) Floyd & Shin Watanabe

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

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: Cuba: Prov. Habana: Tierra Alta (Silva 1996-to date). Type: soil. Culture Collection of Algae, Laboratory of Algology, Trebo, Czech Republic Strain Hindák 1965/46 (Silva 1996-to date

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Floyd, G.L, Watanabe, S. & Deason, T.R. (1993). Comparative ultrastructure of the zoospores of eight species of Characium (Chlorophyta). Archiv für Protistenkunde 143: 63-73.

Key references
Andreyeva, V.M (1998). Poczvennye i aerophilnye zelyonye vodorosli (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). Terrestrial and aerophilic green algae (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). pp. [1]-349, [2], 108 pls. St Petersberg: "NAUKA".

Ettl, H. & Gärtner, G. (1995). Syllabus der Boden-, Luft- und Flechtenalgen. pp. i-vii, 1-721. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

Komárek, J. & Fott, B. (1983). Chlorophyceae (Grünalgen) Ordnung: Chlorococcales. Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers. In: Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers (Die Binnengewässer) XVI. (Huber-Pestalozzi, G. Eds), pp. [1]-x, [1]-1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).

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