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Spirogyra condensata (Vaucher) Dumortier 1822

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Zygnematophyceae
Subclass Zygnematophycidae
Order Zygnematales
Family Zygnemataceae
Genus Spirogyra

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Spirogyra condensata (Vaucher) Dumortier
Vegetative cell at two focus levels. Collected by Howard Matcham, wet area near Chichester harbour. 21 May 2014. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Spirogyra condensata (Vaucher) Dumortier
Lateral conjugation. Collected by Howard Matcham, wet area near Chichester harbour. 21 May 2014. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Spirogyra condensata (Vaucher) Dumortier
Spore at high magnification. Collected by Howard Matcham, wet area near Chichester harbour. 21 May 2014. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Brachytrichia dalmatica (Ercegovic) Frémy

Spirogyra condensata (Vaucher) Dumortier Lateral conjugation. Collected by Howard Matcham, wet area near Chichester harbour
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Publication details
Spirogyra condensata (Vaucher) Dumortier 1822: 99

Published in: Dumortier, B.-C. (1822). Commentationes botanicae. Observations botaniques, dédiées à la Société d'Horticulture de Tournay. pp. [i], [1]-116, [1, tabl., err.]. Tournay: Imprimerie de Ch. Casterman-Dieu, Rue de pont No. 10.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Spirogyra is Spirogyra porticalis (O.F.Müller) Dumortier.

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

Basionym
Conjugata condensata Vaucher

Type information
Type locality: "...sur les pierres du lit du Rhône." [River Rhone, France] (Vaucher 1803: 68).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), crowded together.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conjugata condensata Vaucher 1803

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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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.

Drummond, C.S., Hall, J., Karol, K.G., Delwiche, C.F. & McCourt, R.M. (2005). Phylogeny of Spirogyra and Sirogonium (Zygnematophyceae) based on rbcl. sequence data. Journal of Phycology 41: 1055-1064.

Jao, C.-C. (1988). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis. Tomus I. Zygnemataceae. pp. i-v, 1-228, 54 pls. Beijing: Science Press.

Johnson, L.R, (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Family Zygnemataceae. 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. 576-608. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Kadlubowska, J.Z. (1984). Conjugatophyceae I Zygnemales = Chlorophyta VIII. In: Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. (Ettl, H., Gerloff, J., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds) Vol. 16, pp. 1-532. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

Krieger, H. (1944). Systematische Teil [Lieferung 4]. In: Ordnung: Zygnemales. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland und der Schweiz. Vol. 13. (Kolkwitz, R. & Krieger, H. Eds), pp. 295-499. Leipzig: Academische Verlagsgesellschaft Becker & Erler.

Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.

Petlovany, O.A. (2015 '2014'). Zygnematales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 11-61. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Randhawa, M.S. (1959). Zygnemaceae Indian Council for Agricultural Research monographs on Algae. pp. [1]-478, 521 figs. New Delhi: Indian Council for Agricultural Research.

Transeau, E.N. (1951). The Zygnemataceae (fresh-water conjugate algae) with keys for the identification of genera and species, and seven hundred eighty-nine illustrations. pp. 1-327, 789 figs. Columbus: The Ohio State University Press.

Volkova, E.A., Bondarenko, N.A. & Timoshkin. O.A. (2018). Morphotaxonomy, distribution and abundance of Spyrogyra (Zygnematophyceae, Charophyta) in Lake Baikal, East Siberia. Phycologia 57(3): 298-308.

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