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Goniochloris mutica (A.Braun) Fott

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Eustigmatophyceae
Order Goniochloridales
Family Goniochloridaceae
Genus Goniochloris


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Goniochloris mutica (A.Braun) Fott
Pitsford WaterSSSI, Northamptonshire, UK.. 30 May 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com.


Sargassum asperifolium Hering & G.Martens ex J.Agardh

Goniochloris mutica (A.Braun) Fott Pitsford WaterSSSI, Northamptonshire, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Goniochloris mutica (A.Braun) Fott 1960: 146

Published in: Fott, B. (1960). Taxonomische Übertragungen und Namensänderungen unter den Algen. Preslia 32: 142-154.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Goniochloris is Goniochloris sculpta Geitler.

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

Polyedrium muticum A.Braun

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), without a point, awnless, blunt (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polyedrium muticum A.Braun 1855
Tetraëdron muticum (A.Braun) Hansgirg 1888
Pseudostaurastrum muticum (A.Braun) Bourrelly 1952

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Dillard, G.E. (2007). Freshwater algae of the southeastern United States Part 8. Chrysophyceae, Xanthophyceae, Cryptophyceae and Dinophyceae. Bibliotheca Phycologica 112: [i-vi], 1-127, 22 pls.

Ettl, H. (1978). Xanthophyceae. In: Süsswasserflora von Mitteleurope. Begründer von A. Pascher. Band 3, Teil 1. (Ettl, H., Gerloff, J & Heynig, H. Eds), pp. [i]-xiv, [1]-530. Jena: VEB Gustav Fischer Verlag.

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.

Johnson, L.R. (2011). Phylum Xanthophyta (Tribophyta) (Yellow-green algae). Orders Botrydiales, Mischococcales, Rhizochloridales, Tribonematales. 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. 318-335. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Wang Quanxi [Wang, Q.X.] (2018). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus XI Xanthophyta. pp. [1-6] i-xvii, 1-129 [130], 99 figs. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

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