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Pseudoquadrigula britannica Hindák 1988

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

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Pseudoquadrigula britannica Hindák
  Showing mucilage surround. Collected by Chris Johnson , North Uist.. 06 Aug 2020. ©   C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Pseudoquadrigula britannica Hindák
Prox. Comment welcome. Collected by Jo Wilbraham, Thursley Common, Kent, UK. 15 Nov 2017. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Placoneis elginensis var. rostrata (A.Meyer) E.Y.Haworth & M.G.Kelly

Pseudoquadrigula britannica Hindák   Showing mucilage surround. Collected by Chris Johnson , North Uist.
©   C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Pseudoquadrigula britannica Hindák 1988: 246, pl. 92: fig. 2 [iconotypus pl. 92: fig. 2i]

Published in: Hindák, F. (1988). Studies on the chlorococcal algae (Chlorophyceae). IV. Biologické Práce 34(1/2): 1-264.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pseudoquadrigula is Pseudoquadrigula lagoensis E.N.Lacoste de Díaz.

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

Type information
Type locality: "In plancto lacus Loch Tay, Scotia, Britannia Magna, September 1984." (Hindák 1988: 246).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to or of Britain.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

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