Mucidosphaerium palustre C.Bock, Proschold & Krienitz 2011
Mucidosphaerium palustre C.Bock, Proschold & Krienitz 2011: 642, figs 1c, 6j and k
Published in: Bock, C., Pröschold, T. & Krienitz, L. (2011). Updating the genus Dictyosphaerium and description of Mucidosphaerium gen. nov. (Trebouxiophyceae) based on morphological and molecular data. Journal of Phycology 47(3): 638-652.
Publication date: 2011
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Mucidosphaerium.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Klimpsmoorsheide Lunestedt, Lower Saxony, Germany (53º26'20.03" N, 8º46'47.58"); (Bock et al. 2011: 642) Holotype: fish pond; Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa, Oban , Scotland; cryopreserved material of strain CCAP 222/96 (Bock et al. 2011: 642) Notes: Isotype: B40 0040722 (air-dried and formaldehyde-fixed sample of strain CCAP 222/96), deposited at the Botanical Museum at Berlin-Dahlem.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective B (Latin), swampy, marshy (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 22 July 2011 by G.M. Guiry.
Last updated: 05 August 2011
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 05 August 2011. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 October 2022