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Xerochlorella dichotoma (H.P.Ling & R.D.Seppelt) Mikhailyuk & P.M. Tsarenko 2020

Publication details
Xerochlorella dichotoma (H.P.Ling & R.D.Seppelt) Mikhailyuk & P.M. Tsarenko in Mikhailyuk & al. 2020: 684

Published in: Mikhailyuk,T., Holzinger, A., Tsarenko, P., Glaser, K., Demchenko, E. & Karsten, U. (2020). Dictyosphaerium-like morphotype in terrestrial algae: what is Xerochlorella (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta)?. Journal of Phycology 56: 671-686, 7 figs.

Publication date: "Published Online 16 March 2020"

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Xerochlorella is Xerochlorella olmiae Fucíková, P.O.Lewis & L.A.Lewis.

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

Dictyosphaerium dichotomum H.U.Ling & R.D.Seppelt

Type information
Type locality: Stevenson Cove, Casey, Antarctica. (Mikhailyuk & al. 2020: 684). Type: sandy soil. (Mikhailyuk & al. 2020: 684). Notes: Holotype: figs 13-17 in Ling & Seppelt (1998) [INA]. Epitype (designated by Mikhailyuk & al. 2020: 684): preserved specimen 160223-7, fixed for TEM embedded material of the strain Hg-2-3 (SAG 2582) (Department of Botany, Innsbruck University). Additionally, KW-A-32502, preserved culture material of reference strain Hg-2-3 (SAG 2582), Algotheca, Herbarium of the M.G. Kholodny Institute of Botany of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (KW). Reference strain: Hg-2-3 was deposited in the Sammlung von Algenkulturen, University of Göttingen, Germany, under number SAG 2582 (Mikhailyuk & al. 2020: 684).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dichotomous, having divisions always in pairs (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Dictyosphaerium dichotomum H.U.Ling & R.D.Seppelt 1998

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

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.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 June 2021.

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