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Dictyococcus schumacherensis Metting, nom. inval. 1980

Publication details
Dictyococcus schumacherensis Metting 1980: 299, figs 4, 10, nom. inval.

Published in: Metting, B. (1980). New species of green microalgae (Chlorophycophyta) from an eastern Washington silt loam. Phycologia 19(4): 296-306, 12 figs, 7 tables.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dictyococcus is Dictyococcus varians Gerneck.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pseudomuriella schumacherensis Fucikov√°, Rada & L.A.Lewis

Type information
Whitman County, Washington, U.S.A.[Schumacher silt loam] (Metting 1980: 299).soil. BM 126 (Metting 1980: 299). Notes: Figs 4 and 10.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Nom. inval.: type not designated (BM-126 is cited but the word 'type' is not). - (15 Aug 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

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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".

Fucikov√°, K., Rada, J.C. & Lewis, L.A. (2011). The tangled taxonomic history of Dictyococcus, Bracteacoccus and Pseudomuriella (Chlorophyceae,Chlorophyta) and their distinction based on a phylogenetic perspective. Phycologia 50(4): 422-429.

Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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