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Micractinium tetrahymenae Pröschold, Pitsch, & Darienko 2020

Publication details
Micractinium tetrahymenae Pröschold, Pitsch, & Darienko 2020: 3, fig. 1 A

Published in: Pröschold, T. Pitsch, G. & Darienko, T. (2020). Micractinium tetrahymenae (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta), a new endosymbiont isolated from ciliates. Diversity 12(200): 1-15, 7 figs, 1 table.

Publication date: "Published: 15 May 2020"

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Micractinium is Micractinium pusillum Fresenius.

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

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

Habitat notes
"...found in the recently described species of Tetrahymena, T. utriculariae, which lives in the bladder traps of the carnivorous aquatic plant Utricularia reflexa." - (30 Jul 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: "Facultative endosymbiont of Tetrahymena utriculariae (Oligohymenophorea, Ciliophora)." [No collection locality is mentioned.] (Pröschold & al. 2020: 3). Notes: "Holotype (designated here): The authentic strain SAG 2587 is cryopreserved in a metabolically inactive state at SAG under the number Z000694542."

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.

Created: 30 July 2020 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 30 July 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Pröschold, T. Pitsch, G. & Darienko, T. (2020). Micractinium tetrahymenae (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta), a new endosymbiont isolated from ciliates. Diversity 12(200): 1-15, 7 figs, 1 table.

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 August 2020.

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