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Oedogonium cardiacum Wittrock ex Hirn

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Oedogoniales
Family Oedogoniaceae
Genus Oedogonium

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Oedogonium cardiacum Wittrock ex Hirn
Oogonium. Collected by Howard Matcham, Nr Chichester UK. 01 May 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Oedogonium cardiacum Wittrock ex Hirn
Male filaments. Collected by Howard Matcham, Nr Chichester UK. 01 May 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Oedogonium cardiacum Wittrock ex Hirn
Oogonium. Collected by Howard Matcham, Nr Chichester UK. 01 May 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Oedogonium cardiacum Wittrock ex Hirn
Male filament. Collected by Howard Matcham, Nr Chichester UK. 01 May 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Oedogonium cardiacum Wittrock ex Hirn
Oogonium. Collected by Howard Matcham, Nr Chichester UK. 01 May 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Oedogonium cardiacum Wittrock ex Hirn Male filaments. Collected by Howard Matcham, Nr Chichester UK
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Oedogonium cardiacum Wittrock ex Hirn 1900: 85, pl. III [3]: fig. 19

Published in: Hirn, K.E. (1900). Monographie und iconographie der Oedogoniaceen. Acta Societatis Scientiarum Fennicae 27: i-iv, 1-394, XXVII figs, XLIV plates.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Oedogonium is Oedogonium grande Kützing ex Hirn.

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

Basionym
Vesiculifera cardiaca Hassall

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Vesiculifera cardiaca Hassall

Nomenclatural notes
The authorities for this name are often cited as (Hassall) Kützing 1849: 369, but the valid, later-starting-point name is Oedogonium cardiacum Wittrock ex Hirn, 1900. - (28 Oct 2008) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: i-vii, 1-276.

Huxley, R. & Pentecost, A. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Oedogoniales [Bulbochaete by A. Pentecost; Oedoginium by R. Huxley]. 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. 500-523. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Jao, C.-C. (1979). Monographia Oedogoniales Sinicae. pp. i-iv, 1-536, 115 pls. Beijing: Science Press.

Mikhailyuk, T.I. (2011). Oedogoniales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 108-152. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

Mrozinska, T. (1985). Chlorophyta VI. Oedogoniophyceae: Oedogoniales. In: Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Band 14. (Ettl, H, Gerloff, J., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds), pp. 1-624. Stuttgart, New York: Gustav Fischer Verlag.

Tiffany, L.H. (1930). The Oedogoniaceae. A monograph including all the known species of the genera Bulbochaete, Oedocladium and Oedogonium. pp. [1]-253, 64 pls with 647 figs. Columbus, Ohio: Published by the author.

Turmel, M., Brouard, J.-S., Gagnon, C., Otis, C. & Lemieux, c. (2008). Deep division in the Chlorophyceae (Chlorophyta) revealed by chloroplast phylogenomic analyses. Journal of Phycology 44(3): 739-750, 4 figs, 3 tables.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 28 June 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Hoffman, L.R. (1967). Observations on the fine structure of Oedogonium. III. Microtubular elements in the chloroplasts of Oe. cardiacum. Journal of Phycology 3: 212-221, 18 figs.
Lemmermann, E. (1908). Algologische Beiträge. VI. Algen aus der Biviera von Lentini (Sizilien). VII. Über Scheidenbildung bei Oscillatoria Agardhii Gomont. VIII. Zur Algenflora des Anapo. IX. Neue Schizophyceen. X. Die Micrasterias-Formen des Königreichs Sachsen. XI. Oedogonium cardiacum var. minor Lemm. nov. var. Archiv für Hydrobiologie und Planktonkunde, Stuttgart 4: 165-192, 1 pl [pl. V].
Machlis, L. (1973). The effects of bacteria on the growth and reproduction of Oedogonium cardiacum. Journal of Phycology 9: 342-344, 1 fig, 1 table.
Machlis, L., Hill, G.G.C., Steinback, K.E. & Reed, W. (1974). Some characteristics of the sperm attractant from Oedogonium cardiacum. Journal of Phycology 10: 199-204, 6 figs.

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