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Chlorococcum granulosum P.A.Archibald

Publication details
Chlorococcum granulosum P.A.Archibald 1979: 308, figs 5, 6, 13

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Chlorococcum oleofaciens Trainor & Bold

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

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Belánska Tatra Mountains (Velky Zlab) Czechoslovakia (Archibald 1979: 308). Holotype: figs 5, 6: isolated by Hindák; snow detritus. Culture Collection of algae at Lab. of Algology in Trebon isolate HIN 65/167 (Archibald 1979: 308). Notes: Material deposited at the culture collection of Algae at Iniv. of Texas-Austin, Texas. [= UTEX LB 2224] (Kawasaki et al., 2015: 1010).

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

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".

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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