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Chlorococcum oleofaciens Trainor & Bold

Publication details
Chlorococcum oleofaciens Trainor & Bold 1954: 759, figs 20-41, 60, 61

Published in: Trainor, F.R. & Bold, H.C. (1954). Three new unicellular Chlorophyceae from soil. American Journal of Botany 40: 758-767.
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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.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chlorococcum croceum P.A.Archibald & Bold 1970
Chlorococcum sphacosum P.A.Archibald & Bold 1970
Chlorococcum granulosum P.A.Archibald 1979

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: in agro arato, Douanesburg, New York (Silva 1996-to date). Type: September 1951; see above. (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Holotype: Trainor & Bold (1953), figs 20-41, 60, 61 (based on culture FRT-2 [=UTEX 105=SAG 213-11]) (Kawasaki et al., 2015:1008).

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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).

Tsarenko, P.M. (2011). Chlorococcales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 232-264. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

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References
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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.
Miller, D.H. (1978). Cell wall chemistry and ultrastructure of Chlorococcum oleofaciens (Chlorophyceae). Journal of Phycology 14: 189-194, 6 figs, 3 tables.

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