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Chlorochytrium cohnii E.P.Wright

Publication details
Chlorochytrium cohnii E.P.Wright 1877: 368, pl. IV [4]; pl. V [5]: fig. 1

Published in: Wright, E.P. (1877). On a new species of parasitic green alga belonging to the genus Chlorochytrium of Cohn. Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy 26: 355-380.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chlorochytrium is Chlorochytrium lemnae Cohn.

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

Eponomy
Named for Ferdinand Cohn, German phycologist.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chlorocystis cohnii (E.P.Wright) L.Reinhard 1885

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chlorochytrium immersum Massee 1885

General environment
This is a marine/freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Ireland: Howth near Dublin (Wright 1877: 368). Holotype: E.P. Wright; 1876; in Schizonema dillwynii etc.. TCD? (Wright 1877: 368).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Bristol, B.M. (1920). A review of the genus Chlorochytrium Cohn. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 45: 1-28.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Lagerheim, G. (1884). Om Chlorochytrium cohnii Wright och dess föhållende till nästående arter. Ofversigt af Kungliga Vetenskadademiens Förhanligar. Stockholm 41(7): 91-97.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Moore, G.T. (1900). New or little known unicellular algae I. Chlorocystis cohnii. Botanical Gazette 30: 100-112.

Pedersen, P.M. (2011). Grønlands havalger. pp. [1] 7-208. Copenhagen: Forlaget Epsilon.DK.

Titlyanova, T.V., Titlyanov, E.A., Xia, B. & Bartsch, I. (2012). New records of benthic marine green algae (Chlorophyta) for the island of Hainan (China). Nova Hedwigia 94: 441-470.

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..

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References
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Lagerheim, G. (1884). Om Chlorochytrium cohnii Wright och dess föhållende till nästående arter. Ofversigt af Kungliga Vetenskadademiens Förhanligar. Stockholm 41(7): 91-97.

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