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Chlorococcum submarinum Ålvik 1934

Publication details
Chlorococcum submarinum Ålvik 1934: 28, pl. 1

Published in: Ålvik, G. (1934). Plankton-algen norwegischer Austernpollen I. Systematik und vorkommende Arten. Bergens Museum Årbok 1934(6): 1-47.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chlorococcum is Chlorococcum infusionum (Schrank) Meneghini.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), submarine (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Protococcus marinus Kützing 1843

Taxonomic notes
Probably includes Protococcus marinus (Guiry, pers. comm.).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Bergen, Norway (Ålvik 1934). Lectotype: original illustration (Ålvik 1934: pl. 1).

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Key references
Komárek, J. & Fott, B. (1983). Chlorophyceae (Grünalgen) Ordnung: Chlorococcales. Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers. In: Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers (Die Binnengewässer) XVI. (Huber-Pestalozzi, G. Eds), pp. [1]-x, [1]-1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).

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Blackwell, J.R. & Gilmour, D.J. (1991). Physiological responses of the chlorophyte Chlorococcum submarinum to changes in external salinity. British Phycological Journal 26: 82-83.
Blackwell, J.R. & Gilmour, D.J. (1991). Stress tolerance of the tidal pool Chlorophyte, Chlorococcum submarinum. Brit Phycol J 26(2): 141-147.
Blackwell, J.R., Cox, E.J. & Gilmour, D.J. (1991). The morphology and taxonomy of Chlorococcum submarinum (Chlorococcales) isolated from a tidal rockpool. British Phycological Journal 26: 133-139, 2 figs.
Rees, A.A. & Russell, G. (1977). The benthic phase of Chlorococcum submarinum Ålvik. British Phycological Journal 12: 122.

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