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Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Order Aulacoseirales
Family Aulacoseiraceae
Genus Aulacoseira

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Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen
Manitoba, Canada; Lugol's, 1000x, DIC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.. 03 Sep 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen
Kingston, Washington, USA; Carpenter Lake, 1000x, DIC. 19 Jun 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen Manitoba, Canada; Lugol's, 1000x, DIC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen 1979: 58

Published in: Simonsen, R. (1979). The diatom system: ideas on phylogeny. Bacillaria 2: 9-71.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Aulacoseira is Melosira crenulata (Ehrenberg) Kützing.

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

Basionym
Gaillonella granulata Ehrenberg

Type information
Type locality: Brazil ? Newfoundland (Silva 1996-to date).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), granulate (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gaillonella granulata Ehrenberg 1843
Melosira granulata (Ehrenberg) Ralfs 1861
Melosira punctata var. granulata (Ehrenberg) Cleve & Möller 1879
Lysigonium granulatum (Ehrenberg) Kuntze 1891
Orthoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Schonfeldt 1907
Melosira polymorpha subsp. granulata (Ehrenberg) H.Bethge 1925

Habitat notes
Oligocene - Recent. - (12 Mar 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gaillonella granulata Ehrenberg)
Europe: Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016).

North America: United States of America (Kociolek 2005).

(as Melosira granulata (Ehrenberg) Ralfs)
Europe: France (Germain 1981, Anon. 2017), Germany (Mauch & Schmedtje 2003), Ireland (Adams 1908, Wolnik & Carter 2014), Netherlands (Veen et al. 2015), Portugal (Moita & Vilarinho 1999), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Spain (Álvarez Cobelas & Estévez García 1982).

North America: Alaska (AK) (Saunders 1901), Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), Northwest Territories (Sheath & Steinman 1982), Texas (TX) (Eberle 1982), United States of America (Kociolek 2005, Eberle 2008), Utah (UT) (Ettl & Gärtner 1995).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985).

Africa: Egypt (Khairy et al. 2017), Gambia (Foged 1986), Ghana (Foged 1966).

South-west Asia: Iraq (Maulood et al. 2013).

Asia: China (Qi 1995, Hu & Wei 2006), Mongolia (Edlund et al. 2001), Nepal (Hirano 1969), Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014, Anon. 2012).

South-east Asia: Myanmar (Burma) (Skuja 1949), Singapore (Pham et al. 2011), Thailand (Foged 1972).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day et al. 1995), Northern Territory (Day et al. 1995), Queensland (Day et al. 1995), Tasmania (Day et al. 1995), Victoria (Day et al. 1995), Western Australia (Day et al. 1995).

(as Lysigonium granulatum (Ehrenberg) Kuntze)
North America: Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), United States of America (Kociolek 2005, Eberle 2008).

(as Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen)
Arctic: Arctic Russia (Tsoy & Obrezkova 2017).

Europe: Albania (Miho & Witkowski 2005, Kupe et al. 2010), Baltic Sea (Hällfors 2004), Black Sea (BSPC Editorial Board 2014), Bosnia-Hertzegovina (Hafner, Jasprica & Car 2018), Britain (Hartley 1986, Sims 1996, Whitton et al. 2003), Czech Republic (Hasler, Handák & Handákova 2007, Lysáková, Kitner & Poulícková 2007), France (Bertrand et al. 2015, Anon. 2017, Peeters & Ector 2017), Georgia (Barinova et al. 2011, Barinova & Kukhaleishvili 2014), Germany (Reichardt 1984, Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Mauch & Schmedtje 2003, Täuscher 2014, Täuscher 2014, Täuscher 2016, Kasten et al. 2018, Reichardt 2018, Hofmann et al. 2018), Hungary (Buczkó et al 2019), Ireland (Wolnik & Carter 2014), Macedonia (Levkov & Williams 2012), Netherlands (Veen et al. 2015), Poland (Zelazna-Wieczorek 2011, Bąk et al. 2012, Rbak, Noga & Zubel 2018), Romania (Caraus 2002, Caraus 2012, Caraus 2017), Russia (Europe) (Kostryukova et al. 2018), Scandinavia (Karlason et al. 2018, Karlason et al. 2018), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016, Hindák & Hindáková 2016, Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Spain (Aboal, Marín & Zafra 2003, Zafra & Aboal 2004, Pérez, Maidana & Comas 2009), Turkey (Europe) (Aysel 2005), Ukraine (Bukhtiyarova 1999, Malakhov, Kryvosheia & Tsarenko 2017, Berezovskaya 2019, Kryvosheia & Kapustin 2019).

Atlantic Islands: Azores (Gonçalves, Marques & Fonseca 2010), Canary Islands (Afonso-Carrillo 2014), Madeira (Kaufmann, Santos & Maranhão 2015).

North America: Arkansas (AR) (Smith 2010), Canada (Mather et al. 2010, Mather et al. 2010), Florida (FL) (Prasad & Nienow 2011), Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), Mexico (Novelo 2012, Figueroa-Torres et al. 2015), Mexico (Caribbean) (Licea, Moreno-Ruiz & Luna 2016), NW USA (Bahls 2009), Oklahoma (OK) (Bergey et al. 2017), Oregon (OR) (Sawai et al. 2016), Québec (Poulin, Hamilton & Proulx 1995), Tennessee (TN) (Johansen et al. 2007), United States of America (Kociolek 2005, Eberle 2008), Wisconsin (WI) (Poister et al. 2015).

Caribbean Islands: Cuba (Comas González 2009, Comas-González et al. 2017).

South America: Argentina (Rodriguez et al. 2006), Brazil (Assis et al. 2018, Bicudo et al. 1993, De-Lamonica-Freire & Heckman 1996, Bicudo et al. 1999, Morandi et al. 2006, Eskinazi-Leça et al. 2010, Nardelli et al. 2014, Bicudo et al. 2016, Moresco & Rodrigues 2016), Colombia (Vélez et al. 2005, Lozano-Duque, Vidal & Navas S 2011, Montoya-Moreno et al. 2013).

Africa: (Apt 1988), Egypt (Zalat 2002, Khairy et al. 2017), Ghana (Smith, Smith & Nii Yemoh Annang 2015), Senegal (Sow & Diene 2002), Sudan (Reinhold 1937), Zaire (Golama Swana Kaketa 1996).

South-west Asia: Iraq (Maulood et al. 2013), Israel (Tsarenko et al. 2000, Barinova & Tavassi 2009, Barinova, Tavassi & Glassman 2009, Barinova et al. 2004).

Asia: Caspian Sea (Bagheri & Fallahi 2014), China (Cao et al 2005, Li et al. 2011, Fan & Liu 2016), Japan (Tanimura et al 2006), Korea (Lee, Choi & Lee 1995, Joh 2010, Jeong et al. 2017, Lee et al. 2019), Mongolia (Edlund et al. 2001), Russia (Bessudova et al. 2014 , Kulikovskiy et al. 2016), Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014, Medvedeva & Nikulina 2019), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014, Anon. 2012), Tajikistan (Barinova, Boboev & Hisoriev 2015, Niyatbekov & Barinova 2018), Turkey (Asia) (Varol & Sen 2014).

South-east Asia: Vietnam (Gusev & Kulikovskiy 2014, Weide 2015).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (McCarthy 2013), Queensland (Bostock & Holland 2010, John 2016), Tasmania (John 2018).

Pacific Islands: Hawaiian Islands (HI) (Sherwood 2004).

Key references
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.

Bąk, M., Witkowski, A., Zelazna-Wieczorek, J., Wojtal, A.Z., Szczepocka , E., Szulc, A. & Szulc, B. (2012). Klucz do oznaczania okrzemek w fitobentosie na potrzeby oceny stanu ekologicznego wód powierzchniowych w Polsce Biblioteka Monitoringu Srodowiska. pp. 1-452. Warszawa [Warsaw]: Glowny Inspektorat Ochrony Srodowiska.

Buczkó, K., Ács, É., Báldi, K., Pozderka, V., Braun, M., Kiss, K.T. & Korponai, J. (2019). The first high resolution diatom record from Lake Balaton, Hungary in Central Europe. Limnetica 38(1): 417-430, 4 figs.

Cao, X., Strojsová, A., Znachor, P. & Zapomelová, E. (2005). Detection of extracellular phosphatases in natural spring phytoplankton of a shallow eutrophic lake (Donghu, China). European Journal of Phycology 40: 251-258.

Edgar, S.M. & Theriot, E.C. (2004). Phylogeny of Aulacoseira (Bacillariophyta) based on molecules and morphology. Journal of Phycology 40: 772-788.

Edlund, M.B., Williams, R.M. & Soninkhishig, N. (2003). The planktonic diatom diversity of ancient Lake Hovsgol, Mongolia. Phycologia 42: 232-260.

Ettl, H. & Gärtner, G. (1995). Syllabus der Boden-, Luft- und Flechtenalgen. pp. i-vii, 1-721. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

Geissler, U., Jahn, R. & Kusber, W.-H. (2006). The diatom flora of Berlin (Germany): a spotlight on some documented taxa as a case study on historical biodiversity. Proceedings of the International Diatom Symposium 18: 91-105.

Houk, V. (2003). Atlas of freshwater centric diatoms with a brief key and descriptions. Part. I. Melosiraceae, Orthoseiraceae, Paraliaceae and Aulacoseiraceae. Czech Phycology Supplement 1: 1-27, plus pls I-XLI [1-41].

Joh, G. (2010). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 1. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Centrales. Freshwater diatoms I. pp. [1-6], 1-161, figs 1-105. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

John, J. (2016). Diatoms from Stradbroke and Fraser Islands, Australia: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 1. pp. [1]-377, 258 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

John, J. (2018). Diatoms from Tasmania: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 2. pp. [1]-656, 351 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Khursevich, G. & Kociolek, J.P. (2012). A preliminary, worldwide inventory of the extinct, freshwater fossil diatoms from the orders Thalassiosirales, Stephanodiscales, Paraliales, Aulacoseirales, Melosirales, Coscinodiscales, and Biddulphiales. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 141: 315-364, no figs.

Kulikovskiy, M., Glushchenko, A.M., Kuznetsova, I.V. & Genkal, S.I. (2016). [Identification book of diatoms from Russia]. pp. [1]-804, 165 pls. Yaroslavl: Filigran. [in Russian]

Metzeltin, D. & García-Rodríguez, F. (2003). Las diatomeas uruguayas. pp. [1]-210, 74 pls. Uruguay: DIRAC Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de la República.

Oaquim, A.B.J., Moser, G.A.O., Evangelista, H., Licínio, M.V. & Van de Vijver, B. (2017). Aulacoseira glubokoyensis sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae), a new centric diatom from the Maritime Antarctic region. Phytotaxa 328(2): 149-158.

Reavie, E.D. & Kireta, A.R. (2015). Centric, araphid and eunotioid diatoms of the coastal Laurentian Great Lakes. Sampling, taxonomic descriptions and environmental characteristics. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 62: [1]-184, 49 pls.

Reichardt, E. (2018). Die Diatomeen im Gebiet der Stadt Treuchtlingen . pp. Band 1 [1]-576; Band 2: 579-1184, incl 451 pls. München: Bayerische Botanische Gesellschaft [Selbstverlag der Gesellschaft].

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

Tanimura, Y., Kato, M., Fukusawa, H., Mayama, S. & Yokoyama, K. (2006). Cytoplasmic masses preserved in early holocene diatoms: a possible taphonomic process and its paleo-ecological implications. Journal of Phycology 42: 270-279.

Villac, M.C., Kaczmarska, I. & Ehrman, J.M. (2016). Diatoms from ship ballast sediments (with consideration of a few additional species of special interest). Diatom Monographs 18: [1]-557, 235 pls.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Moro, R.S. (1991). Morphology of Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) var. australiensis (Grunow) nov. comb. unser light microscopy. Arquivos de Biologia e Tecnologia 34(2): 353-359.
Poister, D., Schaefer, A., Baert, A., Tracey, J. & Richards, K. (2015). Stimulated rejuvenation of dormant Aulacoseira granulata (Bacillariophyta) by Gloeocystis planctonica (Chlorophyta) in a eutrophic river . 51(2): 332-342.

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