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Chlorococcum aquaticum P.A.Archibald

Publication details
Chlorococcum aquaticum P.A.Archibald 1979: 309, fig. 7

Published in: Archibald, P. (1979). Descriptions of new edaphic and aquatic species of Chlorococcum Meneghini (Chlorococcales). British Phycological Journal 14: 305-312, 14 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chlorococcum is Chlorococcum infusionum (Schrank) Meneghini.

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

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Lake El Tersero Pl. Providence Las Villas, Zapata, Cuba (Archibald 1979: 311). Holotype: Fig. 7: isolated by Komárek; Culture Collection of Algae at Lab. of Algoloogy, Trebon isolate KOM 64/88 (Archibald 1979: 311). Notes: Material deposited at Culture Collection of Algae at Univ. of Texas-Austin. [= UTEX 222] (Kawasaki et al. 2015: 1013).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chlorococcum aquaticum P.A.Archibald)
Europe: Romania (Caraus 2002).

Caribbean Islands: Cuba (Archibald 1979, Comas González 2009).

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".

Ettl, H. & Gärtner, G. (1995). Syllabus der Boden-, Luft- und Flechtenalgen. pp. i-vii, 1-721. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

Kawasaki, Y., Nakada, T. & Tomita, M. (2015). Taxonomic revision of oil-producing green algae, Chlorococcum oleofaciens (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae) and its relatives. Journal of Phycology 51(5): 1000-1016.

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).

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 February 2020.

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