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Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Ulotrichales
Family Ulotrichaceae
Genus Ulothrix

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Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing
Zoospores. Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire, UK.. 27 Mar 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing
River Corrib, Galway City, Ireland. 12 Nov 2005. David John. © David John (d_m_john@ntlworld.com).

Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing
River Corrib, Galway City, Ireland. 12 Nov 2005. David John. © David John (d_m_john@ntlworld.com).

Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing
Seattle, Washington, USA; ship canal, 400x, DIC. 17 Jul 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing
Seattle, Washington, USA; ship canal, 400x, DIC. 17 Jul 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing
Seattle, Washington, USA; ship canal, 1000x, DIC. 17 Jul 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing
Seattle, Washington, USA; ship canal, 1000x, DIC. 17 Jul 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing
Seattle, Washington, USA; ship canal, 200x, DIC. 08 Jul 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

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Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing Seattle, Washington, USA; ship canal, 200x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing 1833: 519

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1833). Algologische Mittheilungen. Flora 16: 513-521.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulothrix is Ulothrix tenuissima Kützing.

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

Basionym
Conferva zonata F.Weber & D.Mohr

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), zoned, banded, marked circularly (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ingenhouzella zonata (F.Weber & D.Mohr) Gaillon
Conferva zonata F.Weber & D.Mohr 1804
Lyngbya zonata (F.Weber & D.Mohr) Hassall 1845
Hormiscia zonata (F.Weber & D.Mohr) Areschoug 1866
Lyngbya zonata (F.Weber & D.Mohr) Hassall ex Gomont 1892

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ulothrix zonata var. valida (Nägeli ex Kützing) Rabenhorst
Oscillatoria torta C.Agardh 1813
Sphaeroplea crispa Berkeley 1832
Ulothrix didyma Kützing 1845
Ulothrix inaequalis Kützing 1845
Ulothrix pectinalis Kützing 1845
Ulothrix varians Kützing 1845
Ulothrix attenuata Kützing 1849
Ulothrix crispa (Berkeley) Kützing 1849
Ulothrix valida Naegeli ex Kützing 1849
Ulothrix zonata var. inaequalis (Kützing) Rabenhorst 1868
Hormiscia zonata var. inaequalis (Kützing) De Toni 1889

Distributional notes
Lake Michigan, USA (O'Kelly et al., 2004: 42).

Excluded from the Mediterranean marine flora by Cormaci, Furnari & Alongi (2014: 77). - (30 Jun 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Common names

(as Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing)
Swedish: Skvalpalg (Tolstoy & Österlund 2003).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ulothrix zonata var. valida (Nägeli ex Kützing) Rabenhorst)
Europe: Germany (Stutz & Mattern (eds) et al. 2018), Romania (Caraus 2002).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day et al. 1995).

(as Ingenhouzella zonata (F.Weber & D.Mohr) Gaillon)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

(as Conferva zonata F.Weber & D.Mohr)
Europe: Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016).

Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

(as Ulothrix zonata (F.Weber & Mohr) Kützing)
Arctic: Ellesmere Island (Croasdale 1973).

Europe: Andorra (Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998), Baltic Sea (Nielsen et al. 1995, Kontula & Fürhapter 2012), Black Sea (Gallardo et al. 1993, BSPC Editorial Board 2014), Britain (John 2002, Whitton et al. 2003, John, Whitton & Brook 2011), Crimea (Sadogurskiy, Belich & Sadogurskaya 2019), Czech Republic and/or Slovakia (Ettl & Gärtner 1995), France (Fayolle et al. 2016 , Anon. 2017), Georgia (Barinova et al. 2011, Barinova & Kukhaleishvili 2014, Barinova & Kukhaleishvili 2017), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Mauch & Schmedtje 2003, Stutz & Mattern (eds) et al. 2018), Ireland (Adams 1908), Italy (Gallardo et al. 1993), Romania (Caraus 2002, Caraus 2012, Caraus 2017), Russia (Europe) (Stenina & Patova 2007, Patova & Demina 2007, Kostryukova et al. 2018, Komulaynen 2018), Scandinavia (Karlason et al. 2018), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016, Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Spain (Margalef 1950a, Alvárez Cobelas & Gallardo 1986, Aboal 1988b, Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998), Sweden (Tolstoy & Österlund 2003), Switzerland (Ettl & Gärtner 1995), Ukraine (Burova et al. 2011).

Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Price, John & Lawson 1978), Cape Verde Islands (Price, John & Lawson 1978).

North America: Arkansas (AR) (Smith 2010), Great Lakes (Prescott 1962), Northwest Territories (Sheath & Steinman 1982), Oregon (OR) (Hansen 1997), Québec (Poulin, Hamilton & Proulx 1995), Tennessee (TN) (Johansen et al. 2007).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985), Brazil (Assis et al. 2018, Dias & Bicudo 2001, Freitas & Loverde-Oliveira 2013).

Africa: Morocco (Benhissoune, Boudouresque & Verlaque 2001).

Middle East: Iraq (Maulood et al. 2013), Turkey (Aysel 2005, Taskin et al. 2008, Varol & Sen 2014, Taskin (ed.) et al. 2019).

South-west Asia: India (Gupta 2012).

Asia: China (Li & Bi 1998, Hu & Wei 2006), Japan (Hirose, Yamagishi & Akiyama 1977), Lake Baikal (Permyakov et al. 2016), Russia (Osipova et al. 2009), Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014, Medvedeva & Nikulina 2019), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014), Tajikistan (Barinova, Boboev & Hisoriev 2015, Barinova & Niyatbekov 2018).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day et al. 1995), New Zealand (Chapman, Thompson & Segar 1957, Broady et al. 2012), Queensland (Day et al. 1995), Victoria (Day et al. 1995).

(as Lyngbya zonata (F.Weber & D.Mohr) Hassall)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Australia and New Zealand: Victoria (Day et al. 1995).

(as Ulothrix inaequalis Kützing)
Europe: Germany (Stutz & Mattern (eds) et al. 2018).

(as Hormiscia zonata (F.Weber & D.Mohr) Areschoug)
Europe: Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016).

Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

(as Ulothrix zonata var. inaequalis (Kützing) Rabenhorst)
Europe: Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Ukraine (Burova et al. 2011).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985).

Asia: Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014).

Key references
Burova, O.V., Tsarenko, P.M., Kovalenko, O.V., Mikhailyuk, T.I., Petlovany, O.A., Lilitska, G.G. & Bilous, O.P. (2011). Ulvophyceae. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 20-61. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G.

Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.

Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: i-vii, 1-276.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Orders Chaetophorales, Microsporales, Ulotrichales. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 524-554. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.

Li Shanghao (S.H.Ley) & Bi Liejue [Li, S.H. & Bi, L.J.] (1999). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis. Tomus V Ulothrichales Ulvales Chaetophorales Trentepohliales Sphaeropleales. pp. [i-ix], i-viii, 1-136, 54 pls [I-LIV]. Beijing: Science Press.

Prescott, G.W. (1962). Algae of the Western Great Lakes area. With an illustrated key to the genera of desmids and freshwater diatoms. Revised [Second] edition. pp. [i]-xiii, 1-977. Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company Publishers 135 South Locust Street.

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, [1]-288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Geitler, L. (1977). Das rhizoid von Ulothrix zonata (Chlorophyceae). Pl. Systs. Evol. 128: 71-78.
Graham, J.M., Graham, L.E. & Kranzfelder, J.A. (1985). Light, temperature and photoperiod as factors controlling reproduction in Ulothrix zonata (Ulvophyceae). Journal of Phycology 21: 235-239, 4 figs, 2 tables.
Graham, J.M., Kranzfelder, J.A. & Auer, M.T. (1985). Light and temperature as factors regulating seasonal growth and distribution of Ulothrix zonata (Ulvophyceae). Journal of Phycology 21: 228-234, 4 figs, 4 tables.
Osipova, S., Dudareva, L., Bondarenko, N., Nasarova, A., Sokolova, N., Obolkina, L., Glyzina, O. & Timoshkin, O. (2009). Temporal variation in fatty acid composition of Ulothrix zonata (Chlorophyta) from ice and benthic communities of Lake Baikal. Phycologia 48(2): 130-135, 2 figs, 1 table.
Permyakov, A., Osipova, S., Bondarenko, N., Obolkina, L., Timoshkin, O., Boedeker, C., Geist, B. & Schäffner, A.R. (2016). Proteins homologous to aquaporins of higher plants in the freshwater alga Ulothrix zonata (Ulotrichales, Chlorophyta). European Journal of Phycology 51(1): 99-106.
Sluiman, H.J., Stewart, K.D. & Mattox, K.R. (1980). The ultrastructure of the scaly zoospore of Ulothrix zonata: its taxonomic significance. Journal of Phycology 16: 40.

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