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Dictyochloris fragrans Vischer

Publication details
Dictyochloris fragrans Vischer 1945: 42, figs 1, [2]

Published in: Vischer, W. (1945). Über einen pilzähnlichen, autotrophen Mikroorganismus, Chlorochytridion, einige neue Protococcales und die systematische Bedeutung der Chloroplasten. Verhandlungen der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Basel 6: 41-49.

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

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

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), sweet-scented, fragrant (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Wrong name in fig. 2 legend (INA). - (1 May 2012) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: Unterengadin, Switzerland near Il Fuorn (Silva 1996-to date).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Andreyeva, V.M (1998). Poczvennye i aerophilnye zelyonye vodorosli (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). Terrestrial and aerophilic green algae (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). pp. [1]-349, [2], 108 pls. St Petersberg: "NAUKA".

Bi Liejue & Hu Zhengyu [Bi, L.J. & Hu, Z.Y.] (2004). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus VIII. Chlorophyta Chlorococcales (I). pp. [i]xxv, 1-198 incl. 33 pls. Beijing: Science Press.

John, D.M. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Chlorococcales. 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. 410. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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).

Shoup, S. & Lewis, L.A. (2003). Polyphyletic origin of parallel basal bodies in swimming cells of Chlorophycean green algae (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 39: 789-796.

Tsarenko, P.M. (2011). Sphaeropleales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 280-355. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 21 August 2019 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.)

Kouwets, F.A.C. (1991). Membrane flow during zoosporogenesis in the coenocytic green alga Dictyochloris fragrans Vischer ex Starr (Chlorophyceae, Chlorellales) - An ultrastructural and cytochemical study. Protoplasma 161(1): 1-11.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 December 2019.

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