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Palmodictyon varium (Nägeli) Lemmermann 1915

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Sphaeropleales
Family Radiococcaceae
Genus Palmodictyon

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Palmodictyon varium (Nägeli) Lemmermann
Braunton Burrows, Devon UK. 13 Apr 2019. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Palmodictyon varium (Nägeli) Lemmermann
Braunton Burrows, Devon UK. 13 Apr 2019. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Palmodictyon varium (Nägeli) Lemmermann
Chain of akinetes. Braunton Burrows, Devon UK. 13 Apr 2019. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Palmodictyon varium (Nägeli) Lemmermann
Braunton Burrows, Devon UK. 13 Apr 2019. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Palmodictyon varium (Nägeli) Lemmermann
Auchenlone, South Ayrshire, Scotland. In Sphagnum. BF image.. 26 Mar 2009. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Palmodictyon varium (Nägeli) Lemmermann
Widdybank Fell Upper Teesdale UK, Collected John O'Reilly. BF image.. 26 Jan 2008. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

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Palmodictyon varium (Nägeli) Lemmermann Widdybank Fell Upper Teesdale UK, Collected John O'Reilly. BF image.
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Palmodictyon varium (Nägeli) Lemmermann 1915: 37

Published in: Lemmermann, E. (1915). Tetrasporales. In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz. Heft 5. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. 21-51. Jena:

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Palmodictyon is Palmodictyon viride Kützing.

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

Basionym
Palmodactylon varium Nägeli

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), diverse.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Palmodactylon varium Nägeli 1849

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Palmodactylon subramosum Nägeli 1849

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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]

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).

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. & John, D.M. (2011). Order Sphaeropleales sensu lato [Phylum Chlorophyta]. 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. 419-475. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Tsarenko, P.M. (2011). Sphaeropleales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 280-355. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

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