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Tetrabaena socialis (Dujardin) H.Nozaki & M.Itoh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Chlamydomonadales
Family Tetrabaenaceae
Genus Tetrabaena

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Tetrabaena socialis (Dujardin) H.Nozaki & M.Itoh
Top view of colony. Pond at Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire UK. 07 Jan 2019. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Tetrabaena socialis (Dujardin) H.Nozaki & M.Itoh
Side views of colony. Pond at Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire UK. 07 Jan 2019. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Tetrabaena socialis (Dujardin) H.Nozaki & M.Itoh
Top view of colony. Pond at Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire UK. 07 Jan 2019. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Tetrabaena socialis (Dujardin) H.Nozaki & M.Itoh
Side views of colony. Pond at Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire UK. 07 Jan 2019. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Gonium sociale (Dujardin) Warming Side views of colony. Pond at Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire UK
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Tetrabaena socialis (Dujardin) H.Nozaki & M.Itoh 1994: 362

Published in: Nozaki, H. & Ito, M. [as 'Itoh'] (1994). Phylogenetic relationships within the colonial Volvocales (Chlorophyta) inferred from cladistic analysis based on morphological data. Journal of Phycology 30(2): 353-365, 10 figs, 3 tables.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Tetrabaena is Tetrabaena dujardinii Fromentel.

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

Basionym
Cryptomonas socialis Dujardin

Type information
Type locality: France: Paris: jardin du Roi (Silva 1996-to date).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cryptomonas socialis Dujardin 1841
Gonium sociale (Dujardin) Warming 1876

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Tetrabaena dujardinii Fromentel 1874
Tetragonium lacustre West & G.S.West 1896

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Featherson, J., Arakaki, Y., Nozaki, H., Durand, P.M. & Smith, D.R. (2016). Inflated organelle genomes and circular-mapping mtDNA probably existed at the origin of coloniality in volvocine green algae. European Journal of Phycology 51(4): 369-377.

Massjuk, N.P. & Lilitska, G.G. (2011). Volvocales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 218-225. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

Suda, S., Nozaki, H. & Watanabe, M. (2005). Morphology and sexual reproduction of Carteria palmata sp. nov. belonging to the Carteria group I sensu Lembi (Chlorophyceaem Volvocales). Phycologia 44: 596-607.

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