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

Oedogonium vaucheri A.Braun ex Hirn
Detail of oogonium. Collected by Howard Matcham, Nr Chichester UK. 01 May 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Oedogonium vaucheri A.Braun ex Hirn
OOgonium showing pore. Collected by Howard Matcham, Nr Chichester UK. 01 May 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Oedogonium vaucheri A.Braun ex Hirn
Collected by Howard Matcham, Flooded area, Fishbourne, Nr Chichester, UK.. 07 May 2014. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Oedogonium vaucheri A.Braun ex Hirn
Collected by Howard Matcham, Flooded area, Fishbourne, Nr Chichester, UK.. 07 May 2014. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Spirocoleus fragilis (Meneghini) P.C.Silva

Oedogonium vaucheri A.Braun ex Hirn Collected by Howard Matcham, Flooded area, Fishbourne, Nr Chichester, UK.

Publication details
Oedogonium vaucheri A.Braun ex Hirn 1900: 97, pl. VI [6]: fig. 36 (as 'vaucherii' )

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
Prolifera vaucheri Le Clerc

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Prolifera vaucheri Le Clerc 1817

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Oedogonium monandronites H.J.Carter
Oedogonium diandronites H.J.Carter 1858
Oedogonium vaucheri var. parvum Gonzalves & Sonnad 1962

Taxonomic notes
In the citation of this species by R. Huxley & A. Pentecost, 2002; 432. The designation of this species as the Basionym of Oedogonium vaucherii is questionable, by their own admittance.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Prolifera vaucheri Le Clerc)
Europe: Britain (Huxley & Pentecost 2002).

(as Oedogonium vaucheri A.Braun ex Hirn)
Europe: Britain (Huxley & Pentecost 2002, Whitton et al. 2003, John, Whitton & Brook 2011), Bulgaria (Stoyneva-Gärtner et al. 2015), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Spain (Alvárez Cobelas & Gallardo 1986, Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998), Turkey (Europe) (Aysel 2005).

North America: Great Lakes (Prescott 1962).

Africa: Zimbabwe (Rich 1935).

South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Ahmed et al. 2008), India (Gupta 2012, Phadnis & Iyer 2016).

Asia: Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014).

(as Oedogonium vaucheri var. parvum Gonzalves & Sonnad)
South-west Asia: India (Gupta 2012).

Key references
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.

Keshri, J.P. (2012). The genus Oedogonium Link (Chlorophyta Oedogoniales) in West Bengal, India. Bibliotheca Phycologica 117: [1]-144, 1 table, 25 pls.

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.

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