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Dictyosphaerium chlorelloides (Nauman) Komárek & Perman 1978

Publication details
Dictyosphaerium chlorelloides (Nauman) Komárek & Perman 1978: 252, figs 7, 11-14

Published in: Komárek, J. & Perman, J. (1978). Review of the genus Dictyosphaerium (Chlorococcales). Arch Hydrobiol. (Algol. Stud. 20) 51: 233-297.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dictyosphaerium is Dictyosphaerium ehrenbergianum Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlorella chlorelloides (Naumann) C.Bock, L.Krienitz & T.Pröschold

Basionym
Brachionococcus chlorelloides Naumann

Type information
Type locality: Sweden (Index Nominum Algarum).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Dictyosphaerium tetrachotomum var. minutum Komárek 1983

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

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Source of current name
Bock, C., Krienitz, L. & Pröschold, T. (2011). Taxonomic reassessment of the genus Chlorella (Trebouxiophyceae) using molecular signatures (barcodes), including description of seven new species. Fottea 11(2): 293-312.

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".

Hindák, F. (1980). Studies on the chlorococcal algae (Chlorophyceae). II. Biologicke Práce 26: 1-195.

Hindák, F. (1984). Studies on the chlorococcal algae (Chlorophyceae) III. Biologické Práce 30: 1-312.

John, D.M. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2002). Order Chlorococcales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 327-409. 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).

Mikhailyuk,T., Holzinger, A., Tsarenko, P., Glaser, K., Demchenko, E. & Karsten, U. (2020). Dictyosphaerium-like morphotype in terrestrial algae: what is Xerochlorella (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta)?. Journal of Phycology 56: 671-686, 7 figs.

Mikhailyuk,T., Holzinger, A., Tsarenko, P., Glaser, K., Demchenko, E. & Karsten, U. (2020). Dictyosphaerium-like morphotype in terrestrial algae: what is Xerochlorella (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta)?. Journal of Phycology 56: 671-686, 7 figs.

Tsarenko, P.M. (2011). Trebouxiophyceae. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 61-108. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 21 October 2020 by Wendy 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.)

Cortés, A., Sánchez-Fortún, S., García, M. & Bartolomé, M.C. (2018). Effects of pH on the growth rate exhibited of the wild-type and Cd-resistant Dictyosphaerium chlorelloides strains. Limnetica 37(2): 229-238.
Costas, E., Carrillo, E., Ferrero, L.M., Agrelo, M., Garcia-Villada, L., Juste, J. & López-Rodas, V. (2001). Mutation of algae from sensitivity to resistance against environmental selective agents: the ecological genetics of Dictyosphaerium chlorelloides (Chlorophyceae) under lethal doses of 3-(3,4-dichlorophenyl)-1, 1-dimethylurea herbicide. Phycologia 40: 391-398.
García-Villada, L., López Rodas, V., Bañares, E., Flores Moya, A., Agrelo, M., Martín-Otero, L. & Costas, E. (2002). Evolution of microalgae in highly stressing environments: An experimental model analyzing the rapid adaptation of Dictyosphaerium chlorelloides (Chlorophyceae) from sensitivity to resistance against 2,4,6-trintrotoluene by rare preselective mutations. Journal of Phycology 38: 1074-1081.
López-Rodas, V., Costas, E., García-Villada, L. & Flores-Moya, A. (2006). Phenotypic evolution in microalgae: a dramatic morphological shift in Dictyosphaerium chlorelloides after exposure to TNT. Acta Botanica Malacitana 31: 141-147.

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