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Sphaerocystis schroeteri Chodat 1897

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Chlamydomonadales
Family Sphaerocystidaceae
Genus Sphaerocystis

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Sphaerocystis schroeteri Chodat
Silverdale, Washington, USA; Clear Creek trail pond, 1000x, DIC. 31 Oct 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Sphaerocystis schroeteri Chodat
Bremerton, Washington, USA; Kitsap Lake, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 16 May 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Sphaerocystis schroeteri Chodat
Spanaway, Washington, USA; Spanaway Lake, 1000x, DIC. 16 May 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Seirospora griffithsiana Harvey

Sphaerocystis schroeteri Chodat Silverdale, Washington, USA; Clear Creek trail pond, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Sphaerocystis schroeteri Chodat 1897: 119

Published in: Chodat, R. (1897). Algues pélagiques nouvelles. Bulletin de l'Herbier Boissier 5: 119-120.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Sphaerocystis.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gloeococcus schroeteri (Chodat) Lemmermann 1915

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Sphaerocystis vesiculosa var. schroeteri (Chodat) Playfair

Habitat notes
Lake plankton (John & Tsarenko 2002). - (7 Jul 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Type information
Syntype localities: "Assez répandu dans les lacs de Genève, d'Annecy, d'Aiguebelette, de Lucerne (Bachmann), de Zurich (Schroeter)." (Chodat 1897: 119).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sphaerocystis vesiculosa var. schroeteri (Chodat) Playfair)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

(as Sphaerocystis schroeteri Chodat)
Europe: Andorra (Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998), Balearic Islands (Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998), Baltic Sea (Hällfors 2004), Black Sea (BSPC Editorial Board 2014), Britain (John & Tsarenko 2002, Whitton & al. 2003, John, Whitton & Brook 2011), France (Anon. 2017), Georgia (Barinova & al. 2011, Barinova & Kukhaleishvili 2014, Barinova & Kukhaleishvili 2017), Germany (Mauch & Schmedtje 2003, Täuscher 2014, Täuscher 2016, Stutz & Mattern (eds) & al. 2018, Täuscher 2019), Ireland (Adams 1908), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), Romania (Caraus 2017), Russia (Europe) (Kostryukova & al. 2018), Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Spain (Alvárez Cobelas & Gallardo 1986, Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998, Fanés Treviño, Comas González & Sánchez Castillo 2009).

North America: Arkansas (AR) (Smith 2010), Laurentian Great Lakes (Prescott 1962), Michigan (MI) (Prescott 1962), Northwest Territories (Sheath & Steinman 1982), Ontario (Xenopoulos & Frost, 2003, Graham et al. 2007), Québec (Poulin, Hamilton & Proulx 1995), Wisconsin (WI) (Prescott 1962).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985), Bolivia (Helbling, Villafañe, Buma, Andrade & Zaratti 2001), Brazil (De-Lamonica-Freire & Heckman 1996, Bicudo et al. 1999, Menezes 2010, Algarte & Rodrigues 2013 , Freitas & Loverde-Oliveira 2013, Dunck & al. 2018).

Africa: Sudan (Reinhold 1937), Zimbabwe (Rich 1935).

Middle East: Iraq (Maulood & al. 2013), Turkey (Aysel 2005, Varol & Sen 2014, Taskin (ed.) & al. 2019).

South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Ahmed & al. 2008), India (Gupta 2012), Khandesh (Jaiswal 2017).

South-east Asia: Singapore (Pham & al. 2011).

Asia: China (Hu & Wei 2006, Liu & Hu & al. 2012), Japan (Hirose, Yamagishi & Akiyama 1977), Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014), Sakha (Yakutia) (Kopyrina, Pshennikova & Barinova 2020), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014), Tajikistan (Barinova, Boboev & Hisoriev 2015, Barinova & Niyatbekov 2018).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day & al. 1995), New Zealand (Chapman, Thompson & Segar 1957, Broady & al. 2012), Northern Territory (Day & al. 1995, Ling & Tyler 2000), Queensland (Day & al. 1995), Tasmania (Day & al. 1995), Victoria (Day & al. 1995).

(as Gloeococcus schroeteri (Chodat) Lemmermann)
Europe: Sweden (Skuja 1948, Skuja 1956).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985).

South-west Asia: India (Gupta 2012).

South-east Asia: Myanmar (Burma) (Skuja 1949).

Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014), Tajikistan (Barinova & Niyatbekov 2018).

Key references
Andreyeva, V.M (1998). Poczvennye i aerophilnye zelyonye vodorosli (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). Terrestrial and aerophilic green algae (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). pp. [1]-349, [2], 108 pls. St Petersberg: "NAUKA".

Cambra Sánchez, J., Álvarez Cobelas, M. & Aboal Sanjurjo, M. (1998). Lista florística y bibliográfica de los clorófitos (Chlorophyta) de la Península Ibérica, Islas Baleares e Islas Canarias. pp. 1-614. Burgos: Asociación Española de Limnología.

Das, D., Mustafa, G. & Keshri, J.P. (2011). Contributions to unicellular & colonial green algae belonging to the orders Volvocales and Tetrasporales (Chlorophyta) of Burdwan, West Bengal, India. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 35(1): 218-223.

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.

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. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Chlorococcales. 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. 410. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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).

Korshikov, A.A. (1953). Viznachnik prisnovodnihk vodorostey Ukrainsykoi RSR [Vyp] V. Pidklas Protokokovi (Protococcineae). Bakuol'ni (Vacuolales) ta Protokokovi (Protococcales) [The Freshwater Algae of the Ukrainian SSR. V. Sub-Class Protococcineae. Vacuolales and Protococcales]. pp. 1-439. Kyjv [Kiev]: Akad. NAUK URSR.

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References
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Lund, J.W.G. (1952). On Dinobryn suecicum Lemm. var. Longispinum Lemm., Chlamydomonas gloeophila Skuja, G. dinobryon G.M. Smith and Planktosphaeria gelatinosa G.M. Smith, with a note on Sphaerocystis schroeteri Chodat. Naturalist, Hull 1952: 163-166.
Stewart, R. & Codd, G.A. (1981). Glycollate and glyoxylate excretion by Sphaerocystis schroeteri (Chlorophyceae). British Phycological Journal 16: 177-182, 2 figs, 2 tables.

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