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Chlorococcum vacuolatum R.C.Starr

Publication details
Chlorococcum vacuolatum R.C.Starr 1954: 143, figs 7-10

Published in: Starr, R.C. (1954 '1953'). Further studies in the genus Chlorococcum Meneghini. Lloydia (Cincinnati) 16: 142-148.

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 perforatum Arce & Bold 1958
Chlorococcum loculatum P.A.Archibald & Bold 1970
Chlorococcum salsugineum P.A.Archibald & Bold 1970
Chlorococcum texanum Archibald & Bold 1970

Taxonomic notes
Combination also proposed by S.Watanabe & L.A.Lewis, 2017, with Basionym Neospongiococcum vacuolatum Deason & E.R.Cox 1971 [INA] - (4 May 2017) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: soil from Cape Flats, South Africa (Silva 1996-to date).

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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".

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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