Chlamydomonas uva-maris Butcher
Chlamydomonas uva-maris Butcher 1959: 53, pl. III: 2; pl. IX: 2; pl. XIII: 9
Published in: Butcher, R.W. (1959). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part I: Introduction and Chlorophyceae. Fisheries Investigations, London, series IV 1: 1-74, 15 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Microglena uva-maris (Butcher) Demchenko, Mikhailyuk & Proschold
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Emended description (Demchenko et al. 2012: 287).
Type locality: Essex salt marshes and also from rock pools at Padstow, Cornwall, and Dawlish, Devon [illustration of material from river Blackwater, Essex] (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype: Butcher 1959: pl. 9, fig. 2: strain SAG 19.89 (cryopreserve in liquid nitrogen) in the Sammlung von Algenkulturen, Univ. of Gottingen, Germany (epitype) (Demchenko et al. 2012: 287). Notes: ITS-2 DNA Barcode: Barcode M in fig. 3 (Demhenko et al. 2012).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Demchenko, E, Mikhailyuk, T., Coleman, A.W. & Proschold, T. (2012). Generic and species concepts in Microglena (previously the Chlamydomonas monadina group) revised using an integrative approach. European Journal of Phycology 47(3): 264-290.
Ettl, H. (1976). Die Gattung Chlamydomonas Ehrenberg. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 49: 1-1122, 67 figs, 168 pls.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Created: 20 January 2003 by M.D. Guiry
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