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Vaucheria canalicularis (Linnaeus) T.A.Christensen

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Xanthophyceae
Order Vaucheriales
Family Vaucheriaceae
Genus Vaucheria

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Vaucheria canalicularis (Linnaeus) T.A.Christensen
Sample collected by Roy Merritt, Castle Station, Lancaster, UK. 01 Oct 2008. © C.F. Carter (Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F. Carter (Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Vaucheria canalicularis (Linnaeus) T.A.Christensen
Sample collected by Roy Merritt, Castle Station, Lancaster, UK. 01 Oct 2008. © C.F. Carter (Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Vaucheria canalicularis (Linnaeus) T.A.Christensen
Sample collected by Roy Merritt, Castle Station, Lancaster, UK.. 01 Oct 2008. © C.F. Carter (Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Cladophora rechingeri Reinbold

Vaucheria canalicularis (Linnaeus) T.A.Christensen Sample collected by Roy Merritt, Castle Station, Lancaster, UK
© C.F. Carter (Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Vaucheria canalicularis (Linnaeus) T.A.Christensen 1968: 466, figs 7-11

Published in: Christensen, T. (1968). Vaucheria types in the Dillenian herbaria. British Phycological Bulletin 3: 463-469.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Vaucheria is Vaucheria disperma A.P.de Candolle.

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

Basionym
Conferva canalicularis Linnaeus

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva canalicularis Linnaeus 1753
Byssus canalicularis (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers 1780
Cladophora canalicularis (Linnaeus) Kützing 1845

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Vaucheria disperma A.P.de Candolle 1801
Ectosperma cespitosa Vaucher 1803
Ectosperma ovata Vaucher 1803
Vaucheria cespitosa (Vaucher) De Candolle 1805
Vaucheria sessilis var. cespitosa (Vaucher) Balsamo 1885

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Entwisle, T.J. (1988). A monograph of Vaucheria (Vaucheriaceae, Chrysophyta) in south-eastern mainland Australia. Australian Systematic Botany 1: 1-77.

Johnson, L.R. & Merritt, R. (2011). Phylum Xanthophyta (Tribophyta) (Yellow-green algae). Order Vaucheriales. 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. 336-345. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Wang Quanxi [Wang, Q.X.] (2018). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus XI Xanthophyta. pp. [1-6] i-xvii, 1-129 [130], 99 figs. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

Wołowski, K. (2002). Vaucheria species (Xanthophyceae) of the Kraków-Czestochowa Upland (Poland). Annals of Limnology 38(1): 23-34.

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