Mucidosphaerium palustre C.Bock, Proschold & Krienitz 2011

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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.

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Publication date: 2011

Type Species
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 Information
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).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 22 July 2011 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 05 August 2011

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