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Monoraphidium obtusum (Korshikov) Komárková-Legnerová 1969

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Sphaeropleales
Family Selenastraceae
Genus Monoraphidium

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Monoraphidium obtusum (Korshikov) Komárková-Legnerová
Seattle, Washington, USA; Aquarium, 1000x, DIC. 03 Apr 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Monoraphidium obtusum (Korshikov) Komárková-Legnerová
Seattle, Washington, USA; small aquarium, 1000x, DIC. 04 Jul 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Monoraphidium obtusum (Korshikov) Komárková-Legnerová
Seattle, Washington, USA; small aquarium, 1000x, DIC. 12 Dec 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Monoraphidium obtusum (Korshikov) Komárková-Legnerová
Seattle, Washington, USA; small aquarium, 1000x, DIC. 12 Dec 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Monoraphidium obtusum (Korshikov) Komárková-Legnerová Seattle, Washington, USA; small aquarium, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Monoraphidium obtusum (Korshikov) Komárková-Legnerová 1969: 99

Published in: Komárková-Legnerová, J. (1969). The systematics and ontogenesis of the genera Ankistrodesmus Corda and Monoraphidium gen. nov. In: Studies in Phycology. (Fott, B. Eds), pp. 75-144. Prague: Academia Publishing House of the Czechosolvak Academy of Sciences.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Monoraphidium is Monoraphidium griffithii (Berkeley) Komárková-Legnerová.

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

Basionym
Ankistrodesmus obtusus Korshikov

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ankistrodesmus obtusus Korshikov 1953
Choricystis obtusa (Korshikov) Hindák 1988

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

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.

Ramos, G.J.P., Bicudo, C.E. de M., Góes-Neto, A. & Moura, C.W. do N. (2014). New additions of coccoid green algae to the phycoflora of Brazil and the Neotropics. Acta Botanica Brasilica 28(1): 8-16.

Tsarenko, P.M. & John, D.M. (2011). Order Sphaeropleales sensu lato [Phylum Chlorophyta]. 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. 419-475. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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..

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