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Characium michailovskoënse Elenkin

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Sphaeropleales
Family Characiaceae
Genus Characium

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Characium michailovskoënse Elenkin
Lelend Lake, Washington, USA; 1000x, DIC. 25 Apr 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Korshikoviella michailovskoensis (Elenkin) P.C.Silva Lelend Lake, Washington, USA; 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Characium michailovskoënse Elenkin 1924: 34

Published in: Elenkin, A.A. (1924). De speciebus et formis novis e gen Characium A. Braun et Characiopsis Borzi cum Crustaceis symbioticis. Notulae Systematicae ex Instituto Cryptogamico Horti Botanici Petropolitani 3: 33-36.

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 Korshikoviella michailovskoensis (Elenkin) P.C.Silva

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

Nomenclatural notes
There are two papers intorducing this name in vol. 3(2) and vol. 3(3) of Notulae Systematicae ex Instituto Cryptogamico Horti Botanici Petropolitani . The second is usually cited but the first is probably a valid introduction of the name in Russian [from INA]. - (17 Sep 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1959). Remarks on algal nomenclature II. Taxon 8: 60-64.

Key references
Green, J. (1974). Parasites and epibionts of Cladocera. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 32: 417-515.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 July 2019.

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