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Mallomonas tonsurata Teiling

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Synurophyceae
Order Synurales
Family Mallomonadaceae
Genus Mallomonas


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Mallomonas tonsurata Teiling
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Wallin pond, 1000x, DIC. 22 Feb 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Mallomonas tonsurata Teiling
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Wallin Pond, 1000x, DIC. 22 Feb 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Mallomonas tonsurata Teiling
Ontario, Canada; Lake of the Woods, Lugol\'s, 1000x, PC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.. 25 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).


Chondria platyramea A.B.Joly & Ugadim

Mallomonas tonsurata Teiling Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Wallin Pond, 1000x, DIC

Publication details
Mallomonas tonsurata Teiling 1912: 277, fig. 3

Published in: Teiling, E. (1912). Schwedische Planktonalgen. I. Phytoplankton aus dem Råstasjön bei Stockholm. Svensk Botanisk Tidskrift 6(2): 267-281.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Mallomonas is Mallomonas ploesslii Perty.

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Mallomonas heterotricha Nygaard 1949

Taxonomic notes
Somethimes cited as "Mallomonas tonsurata Teiling emend. Willi Krieg. in Bot. Arch. 29: 307. 1930". - (9 Aug 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Mallomonas tonsurata Teiling)
Europe: Baltic Sea (Hällfors 2004), Britain (Kristiansen 2002, Whitton et al. 2003, John, Whitton & Brook 2011), France (Anon. 2017), Germany (Täuscher 2012), Netherlands (Veen et al. 2015), Romania (Caraus 2002, Caraus 2012, Caraus 2017), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Spain (Alvárez Cobelas 1984), Sweden (Skuja 1948).

North America: Arkansas (Smith 2010), Great Lakes (Prescott 1962), Québec (Poulin, Hamilton & Proulx 1995).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985), Brazil (Menezes, Kristiansen & Bicudo 2005, Menezes 2010).

South-west Asia: India (Gupta 2012).

Asia: China (Hu & Wei 2006, Jia Feng & Shulian Xie 2013), Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Croome, Kristiansen & Tyler 1998 ), New South Wales (Day et al. 1995), New Zealand (Harper et al. 2012), Northern Territory (Day et al. 1995), Tasmania (Day et al. 1995), Victoria (Day et al. 1995).

(as Mallomonas heterotricha Nygaard)
Europe: Netherlands (Veen et al. 2015), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016).

Key references
Bourrelly, P. (1957). Recherches sur les Chrysophycées. Morphologie, phylogénie, systématique. Revue Algologique: Mémoire Hors-Série 1: [1]-412.

Dillard, G.E. (2007). Freshwater algae of the southeastern United States Part 8. Chrysophyceae, Xanthophyceae, Cryptophyceae and Dinophyceae. Bibliotheca Phycologica 112: [i-vi], 1-127, 22 pls.

Kristiansen, J. & Preisig, H.R. (2007). Chrysophyte and Haptophyte algae. Part 2: Synurophyceae. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe. (Büdel, B., Gärtner, G., Krienitz, L., Preisig, H.R. & Schagerl, M. Eds) Vol.1, pp. [i-v], vi [vi-vii], 1-252. Berlin & Heidelberg: Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.

Kristiansen, J. & Preisig, H.R. (2011). Phylum Chrysophyta (Golden Algae). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 281-317. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Kristiansen, J. (2002). Phylum Chrysophyta (Golden Algae). In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 214-244. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Neustupa, J. & Rezácová, M. (2007). The genus Mallomonas (Mallomonadales, Synurophyceae) in several Southeast Asian urban water bodies - the biogrographic implications. Nova Hedwigia 84: 249-259.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 18 August 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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Zhang, X., Inouye, I. & Chihara, M. (1990). Taxonomy and ultrastructure of a freshwater scaly flagellate Mallomonas tonsurata var. etortisetifera var. nov. (Synurophyceae, Chromophyta). Phycologia 29(1): 65-73, 26 figs.

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