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Protosiphon botryoides (Kützing) Klebs 1896

Publication details
Protosiphon botryoides (Kützing) Klebs 1896: 222

Published in: Klebs, G.A. (1896). Ueber Die Fortpflanzungs-Physiologie der niederen Organismen, der Protobionten. Specieller Theil. Die Bedingungen der Fortpflanzung bei einigen Algen und Pilzen. . pp. i-xviii, 1-543, 15 figs, 3 pls. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Protosiphon.

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

Protococcus botryoides Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Auf feuchter nachter Gartenerde in Nordhausen [On damp night garden soil in Nordhausen, Germany] (Kützing 1846: 2).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Protococcus botryoides Kützing 1846

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

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Key references
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]

Korshikov, A.A. (1953). Viznachnik prisnovodnihk vodorostey Ukrainsykoi RSR [Vyp] V. Pidklas Protokokovi (Protococcineae). Bakuol'ni (Vacuolales) ta Protokokovi (Protococcales) [The Freshwater Algae of the Ukrainian SSR. V. Sub-Class Protococcineae. Vacuolales and Protococcales]. pp. 1-439. Kyjv [Kiev]: Akad. NAUK URSR.

Lewis, L.A. & Trainor, F.R. (2012). Survival of Protosiphon botryoides (Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta) from a Connecticut soil dried out for 43 years. Phycologia 51(6): 662-665.

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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Aboal Sanjurjo, M. (1995). Algas sifonadas epicontinentales del Sudeste español: Phyllosiphon arisari Kühn, primera cita para España, y datos sobre Protosiphon botryoides (Kützing) Klebs. Anales Jardín Botánico de Madrid 53(1): 120-121.
Bold, H.C. (1933). The life history and cytology of Protosiphon botryoides. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 60: 241-299.
Durant, J.P., Spratling, L. & O'Kelly, J.C. (1968). A study of light intensity, periodicity and wavelength on zoospore production by Protosiphon botryoides Klebs. Journal of Phycology 4: 356-362, 7 figs, 1 table.
Kouwets, F.A.C. & van der Schaaf, P.J. (1992). Two types of cytoplasmic cleavage in the coenocytic soil alga Protosiphon botryoides (Chlorophyceae). Journal of Phycology 28: 526-537, 25 figs.
Lewis, L.A. & Trainor, F.R. (2012). Survival of Protosiphon botryoides (Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta) from a Connecticut soil dried out for 43 years. Phycologia 51(6): 662-665.

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