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Gonium sociale (Dujardin) Warming

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

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Gonium sociale (Dujardin) Warming
Top view of colony. Pond at Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire UK. 07 Jan 2019. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Gonium sociale (Dujardin) Warming
Side views of colony. Pond at Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire UK. 07 Jan 2019. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Gonium sociale (Dujardin) Warming
Top view of colony. Pond at Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire UK. 07 Jan 2019. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Gonium sociale (Dujardin) Warming
Side views of colony. Pond at Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire UK. 07 Jan 2019. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Gonium sociale (Dujardin) Warming Side views of colony. Pond at Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire UK
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Gonium sociale (Dujardin) Warming 1876: 82

Published in: Warming, E. (1876). Om en fircellet Gonium (Dujardin's Tetramonas socialis?). Botanisk Tidsskrift, series 3 1: 69-83.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gonium is Gonium pectorale O.F.Müller.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tetrabaena socialis (Dujardin) H.Nozaki & M.Itoh

Basionym
Cryptomonas socialis Dujardin

Type information
Type locality: France: Paris: jardin du Roi (Silva 1996-to date).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gonium tetras Braun

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Nozaki, H. & Ito, M. [as 'Itoh'] (1994). Phylogenetic relationships within the colonial Volvocales (Chlorophyta) inferred from cladistic analysis based on morphological data. Journal of Phycology 30(2): 353-365, 10 figs, 3 tables.

Key references
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.

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.

Korshikov, A.A. (1938). Volvocineae. In: Vyznachnyk prisnovodnykh vodorostej URSR [Vyp] Vol. IV. (Rolla, J.V. Eds), pp. 1-184. Kyjv [Kiev]: Akademiyi Nauk URSR. [in Ukrainian]

Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Pentecost, A. (2002). Order Volvocales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 303-327. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Stein, J.R. (1959). The four-celled species of Gonium. American Journal of Botany 46(5): 366-371.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 10 December 2018 by M.D. 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.)

Nozaki, H. & Ohtani, S. (1992). Gonium sociale (Volvocales, Chlorophyta) from Antarctica. Japanese Journal of Phycology 40: 267-271.
Nozaki, H. (1986). Sexual reproduction in Gonium sociale (Chlorophyta, Volvocales). Phycologia 25: 29-35.

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