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Isococcus sphagnicola F.E.Fritsch 1914

Publication details
Isococcus sphagnicola F.E.Fritsch 1914: 352, fig. 1, A-J (as 'sphagnicolus' )

Published in: Fritsch, F.E. (1914). Notes on British flagellates. I-IV. New Phytologist 13: 341-352.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Isococcus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlamydomonas sphagnicola (F.E.Fritsch) F.E.Fritsch & H.Takeda

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Keston, Kent, England (among Sphagnum in a small marsh) (Index Nominum Algarum).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Fritsch, F.E. & Takeda, H. (1916). On a species of Chlamydomonas (C. sphagnicola, F.E. Fritsch & Takeda - Isococcus sphagnicolus F.E. Fritsch. Annals of Botany 30: 373-377.

Key references
Pentecost, A. (2002). Order Volvocales. 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. 303-327. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 April 2013 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Fritsch, F.E. & Takeda, H. (1916). On a species of Chlamydomonas (C. sphagnicola, F.E. Fritsch & Takeda - Isococcus sphagnicolus F.E. Fritsch. Annals of Botany 30: 373-377.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 October 2020.

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