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Microthamnion kuetzingianum Nägeli ex Kützing 1849

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Trebouxiophyceae
Order Microthamniales
Family Microthamniaceae
Genus Microthamnion

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Microthamnion kuetzingianum Nägeli ex Kützing
Stacked image. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. BF image.. 26 Jan 2008. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Punctaria lanceolata (Kützing) Hariot

Microthamnion kuetzingianum Nägeli ex Kützing Stacked image. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. BF image.
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Publication details
Microthamnion kuetzingianum Nägeli ex Kützing 1849: 352

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 23-24 July 1849

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

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

Origin of species name
(Latinised), Named for Friedrich Traugott Kützing (1807-1893), German Phycologist.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: in Confervaceis parasiticum prope Zürich invenit Naegeli No. 221 (Index Nominum Algarum).

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Key references
Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: [i]-vii, 1-276.

Friedl, T. & O'Kelly, C.J. (2002). Phylogenetic relationships of green algae assigned to the genus Planophila (Chlorophyta): evidence from 18S rDNA sequence data and ultrastructure. European Journal of Phycology 37: 373-384.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Orders Chaetophorales, Microsporales, Ulotrichales. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 524-554. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Prescott, G.W. (1962). Algae of the Western Great Lakes area. With an illustrated key to the genera of desmids and freshwater diatoms. Revised [Second] edition. pp. [i]-xiii, 1-977. Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company Publishers 135 South Locust Street.

Tsarenko, P.M. (2011). Trebouxiophyceae. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 61-108. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

Wei Yin-xin [Wei, Y.-X.] (1994). A new species of Stigeoclonium (Chaetophoraceae, Ulotrichales). Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica 31(1): 98-100, 2 figs. [in Chinese and Latin]

Created: 22 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 27 August 2019 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

John, D.M. & Johnson, L.R. (1987). Observations of the developmental morphology, growth rate, and reproduction of Microthamnion kuetzingianum Nägeli (Pleurastraceae, Pleurastrales) in culture and a taxonomic assessment of the genus. Nova Hedwigia 44: 25-53.
Watson, M.W. (1975). Flagellar apparatus, eyespot and behavior of Microthamnion kuetzingianum (Chlorophyceae) zoospores. Journal of Phycology 11: 439-448.

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