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Chlorococcum rugosum P.A.Archibald & Bold

Publication details
Chlorococcum rugosum P.A.Archibald & Bold 1970: 43, figs 8, 80

Published in: Archibald, P.A. & Bold, H.C. (1970). The classification of three unicellular green algae. Phytomorphology 20: 383-389.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), wrinkled.

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

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: from coastal sand, Port Isabel, Texas (Silva 1996-to date). Holotype; Archibald & Bold (1970), figs 8, 80 (based on on culture P.I. 7-3 [= UTEX 1785]): (Kawasaki et al. 2015: 1012).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
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.

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.

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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