Picochlorum oklahomense Hironaka
Picochlorum oklahomense Hironaka in Henley et al. 2004: 650, figs 1, 8-11
Published in: Henley, W.J., Hironaka, J.L., Guillou, L., Buchheim, M.A., Buchheim, J.A., Fawley, M.W. & Fawley, K.P. (2004). Picochlorum oklahomensis gen. et sp. nov. (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 43: 641-652.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Picochlorum.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a Brackish species.
Type locality: Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge, Oklahoma, USA (Henley et al. 2004: 650). Holotype: Ephemeral variably saline pool or soil . Botany Department herbarium, Oklahoma State University (Henley et al. 2004: 650). Notes: Holotype: A sample of cultured cells collected on a GF/F filter and attached to a herbarium sheet. Live cultures have been submitted to the culture collection of the University of Texas at Austin (UTEX 2795) and Culture Collection of Marine Phytoplankton (CCMP 2329), Bigelow Laboratories (Booth Bay Harbor, Maine, USA.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Created: 22 January 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 November 2011 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 16 January 2019.