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Glaucocystis nostochinearum Itzigsohn 1866

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Glaucoplantae
Phylum Glaucophyta
Class Glaucophyceae
Order Glaucocystales
Family Glaucocystaceae
Genus Glaucocystis


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Glaucocystis nostochinearum Itzigsohn
From wet rocks, Claerwen dam, Powys, Wales. 09 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

Glaucocystis nostochinearum Itzigsohn
Nested cells. Co. Kerry, Ireland. 12 Jun 2013. © C.F. Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Glaucocystis nostochinearum Itzigsohn
Examples. Yardley Chase, Northampton, UK.. 04 Jun 2008. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).


Pseudobryopsis parva E.Y.Dawson

Glaucocystis nostochinearum Itzigsohn Examples. Yardley Chase, Northampton, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Glaucocystis nostochinearum Itzigsohn in Rabenhorst 1866: no. 1935

Published in: Rabenhorst, L. (1866). Algen Europa's, Fortsetzung der Algen Sachsens, Resp. Mittel-Europa's. Dec. 94-95. Nos 1931-1950. . Dresden.

Publication date: Oct 1866

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

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Glaucocystis geitleri Pringsheim 1964

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Germany: Neudamm, Berolonum, Dresdam, Zwickau (Index Nominum Algarum). Notes: Rabenh. Alg. N. 1935 (INA).

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Key references
Hindák, F. (1988). Studies on the chlorococcal algae (Chlorophyceae). IV. Biologické Práce 34(1/2): 1-264.

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.

Kies, L. & Kremer, B.P. (1986). Typification of the Glaucocystophyceae. Taxon 35: 128-133.

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.

Rabenhorst, L. (1868). Flora europaea algarum aquae dulcis et submarinae. Sectio III. Algae chlorophyllophyceas, melanophyceas et rhodophyceas complectens. pp. i-xx, 1-461, 51 figs. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: Apud Eduardum Kummerum.

Skuja, H. (1956). Taxonomische und biologische Studien über das Phytoplankton schwedischer Binnengewässer. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, Series IV 16(3): 1-404, + 63 pls.

Whitton, B.A. (2011). Phylum Glaucophyta. 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. 766-767. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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Chapman, D.J. (1966). The pigments of the symbiotic algae (cyanomes) of Cyanophora paradoxa and Glaucocystis nostochinearum and two Rhodophyceae, Porphyridium aerugineum and Asterocytis ramosa. Archiv für Mikrobiologie 55: 17-25.
Echlin, P. (1967). The biology of Glaucocystis nostochinearum. I. The morphology and fine structure. British Phycological Bulletin 3: 225-239, 23 figs.
Griffiths, B.M. (1915). On Glaucocystis nostochinearum Itzigsohn. Annals of Botany 29: 423-432.
Hall, W.T. & Claus, G. (1967). Ultrastructural studies on the cyanelles of Glaucocystis nostochinearum Itzigsohn. Journal of Phycology 3: 37-51.
Robinson, D.G. & Preston, R.D. (1971). Studies on the fine structure of Glaucocystis nostochinearum Itzigs. II. Membrane morphology and taxonomy. British Phycological Journal 6: 113-128, 24 figs.

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