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Chloromonas augustae (Skuja) T.Pröschold, B.Marin, U.W.Schlösser & M.Melkonian 2001

Publication details
Chloromonas augustae (Skuja) T.Pröschold, B.Marin, U.W.Schlösser & M.Melkonian 2001: 286

Published in: Pröschold, T., Marin, B., Schlösser, U.W. & Melkonian, M. (2001). Molecular phylogeny and taxonomic revision of Chlamydomonas (Chlorophyta). I. Emendation of Chlamydomonas Ehrenberg and Chloromonas Gobi, and descripription of Oogamochlamys gen. nov. and Lobochlamys gen. nov. Protist 152: 265-300, 7 figs, 5 tables.
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Publication date: December 2001

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chloromonas is Chloromonas reticulata (Goroschankin) Gobi.

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

Basionym
Chlamydomonas augustae Skuja

Type information
Type locality: Latvia: Prov. Vidzeme: near Kemeri (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: ["ad terra turfosa humida"]. (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Epitype: strain SAG 5.73 (cryopreserved) (Pröschold et al., 2001: 286).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chlamydomonas augustae Skuja 1943

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chlamydomonas augustae Skuja)
Atlantic Islands: Iceland (Ettl & Gärtner 1995).

Europe: Czech Republic and/or Slovakia (Ettl & Gärtner 1995), Latvia (Ettl & Gärtner 1995).

North America: Massachusetts (MA) (Hoham, Bonome, Martin & Leebens-Mack 2002), Oregon (OR) (Hoham, Bonome, Martin & Leebens-Mack 2002).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Ettl & Gärtner 1995).

(as Chloromonas augustae (Skuja) T.Pröschold, B.Marin, U.W.Schlösser & M.Melkonian)
Europe: Russia (Europe) (Patova & Novakovskaya 2018).

Key references
Matsuzaki, R., Nakada, T., Hara, Y. & Nozaki, H. (2013). Description of Chloromonas kasaiae sp. nov. (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae), based on comparative electron microscopy and molecular data. Phycologia 52(3): 239-245.

Watanabe, S., Nozaki, H., Nakada, T. & Lewis, L.A. (2016). Comparative ultrastructrural analysis of Chloromonas and Gloeomonas (Chlorophyceae): tracing the origin of Gloeomonas-specific basal apparatus traits. Phycologia 55(5): 585-601.

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