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Ochromonas tuberculata D.J.Hibberd 1970

Publication details
Ochromonas tuberculata D.J.Hibberd 1970: 119, 120, figs 1-50

Published in: Hibberd, D.J. (1970). Observations on the cytology and ultrastructure of Ochromonas tuberculatus sp. nov. (Chrysophyceae), with special reference to the discobolocysts. British Phycological Journal 5(2): 119-143, 50 figs.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ochromonas is Ochromonas triangulata Vysotskii [Wysotzki, Wyssotzki].

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

Type information
Type locality: Great Whernside, Yorkshire (Hibberd 1970: 120). Holotype: 21 May 1967; in plankton of a shallow acid pool. BM preparation no. 1919 (Hibberd 1970: 120). Notes: Kristiansen (in John et al., 2002) notes that this species is from England; planktonic from Yorkshire (Hibberd, 1970). According to Andersen et al. (2017: 600), strain CCAP 933/27 was the authentic strain used by Hibberd, and it was collected at three Tarns, Cumbria, England.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Andersen, R.A., Graf, L, Malakhov, Y. & Yoon, H.S. (2017). Rediscovery of the Ochromonas type species Ochromonas triangulata (Chrysophyceae) from its type locality (Lake Veysove, Donetsk region, Ukraine. Phycologia 56(6): 591-604, 30 figs.

Hibberd, D.J. (1977). Ultrastructure and cyst formation in Ochromonas tuberculata (Chrysophyceae). Journal of Phycology 13: 309-320.

Kristiansen, J. & Preisig, H.R. (2011). Phylum Chrysophyta (Golden Algae). 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. 281-317. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Kristiansen, J. (2002). Phylum Chrysophyta (Golden Algae). In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 214-244. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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Hibberd, D.J. (1977). Ultrastructure and cyst formation in Ochromonas tuberculata (Chrysophyceae). Journal of Phycology 13: 309-320.

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