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Prasiolopsis ramosa Vischer 1953

Publication details
Prasiolopsis ramosa Vischer 1953: 184, figs 9, 10

Published in: Vischer, W. (1953). Über primitivste Landpflanzen. Berichte der Schweizerischen Botanischen Gesellschaft 63: 169-193.

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

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), branched, bearing branches (usually many) (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Nom. nov. (INA). - (2 Feb 2016) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Habitat
Subaerial: tree bark (Karsten et al., 2005: 560).

Type information
Type locality: habitat in saxis et cortibus, Europa (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: see above. (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Cult. basil, n. 456, 472, etc. (INA).

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Key references
Kapustin, D.O. (2015 '2014'). Chlorophyta. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 508-512. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Karsten, U., Friedl, T., Schumann, R., Hoyer, K. & Lembcke, S. (2005). Mycosporine-like amino acids and phylogenies in green algae: Prasiola and its relatives from the Trebouxiophyceae (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 41: 557-566.

Kornmann, P. & Sahling, P.-H. (1974). Prasiolales (Chlorophyta) von Helgoland. Helgoländer Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen 26: 99-133.

Mikhailyuk, T.I. (2013). [New for the flora of Ukraine and rare green and streptophycean algae from terrestrial habitats] . 70(5): 655-663. [in Ukrainian]

Rindi, F., McIvor, L., Sherwood, A.R., Friedl, T., Guiry, M.D. & Sheath, R.G. (2007). Molecular phylogeny of the green algal order Prasiolales (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 43: 811-822.

Created: 26 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 02 February 2016 by Wendy 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.)

Das, S.K. (2015). Prasiolopsis ramosa Vischer - new addition to the algal flora of Asia. Journal on New Biological Reports 4(2): 157-158.

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2021.

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