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Phaeothamnion confervicola Lagerheim 1884

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeothamniophyceae
Order Phaeothamniales
Family Phaeothamniaceae
Genus Phaeothamnion

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Phaeothamnion confervicola Lagerheim
 Garden pond, Northampton, UK. On duckweed. 17 Oct 2020. ©  C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Phaeothamnion confervicola Lagerheim
Spores.  Garden pond, Northampton, UK. On duckweed. 17 Dec 2020. ©  C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Phaeothamnion confervicola Lagerheim
  Garden pond, Northampton, UK. On duckweed. 17 Dec 2020. ©  C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Phaeothamnion confervicola Lagerheim
 Spores.  Garden pond, Northampton, UK. On duckweed. 17 Dec 2020. ©  C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Phaeothamnion confervicola Lagerheim
On Vaucheria (arrow). Garden pond, Northampton UK.. 15 Apr 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Phaeothamnion confervicola Lagerheim
Palmella stage. On Vaucheria, garden pond, Northampton UK.. 15 Apr 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Phaeothamnion confervicola Lagerheim
Medium magnification showing palmella stage, on Vaucheria . Garden pond, Northampton UK.. 15 Apr 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Phaeothamnion confervicola Lagerheim
High magnification. On Vaucheria, garden pond, Northampton UK.. 15 Apr 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Sellaphora pupula var. elliptica (Hustedt) Bukhtiyarova

Phaeothamnion confervicola Lagerheim  Garden pond, Northampton, UK. On duckweed
©  C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Phaeothamnion confervicola Lagerheim in Wittrock & Nordstedt 1884: 124, no fig. (as 'confervicolum' )

Published in: [Wittrock, V.B. & Nordstedt, C.F.O.] (1884). Literatur-öfversigt [Literature review]. Algae aquae dulcis exsiccatae praecipue Scandinavicae quas adjectis algis marinis chlorophyllaceis et phycochromaceis.... Botaniska Notiser 1884: 121-128, un-numbered figs.

Publication date: September

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Phaeothamnion.

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

Type information
Type locality: Sweden: Upsala (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), based upon the old generic name Conferva & the Latin, colo (I inhabit).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Dillard, G.E. (2007). Freshwater algae of the southeastern United States Part 8. Chrysophyceae, Xanthophyceae, Cryptophyceae and Dinophyceae. Bibliotheca Phycologica 112: [i-vi], 1-127, 22 pls.

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.

Kristiansen, J. & Preisig, H.R. (2001). Encyclopedia of Chrysophyte genera. Bibliotheca Phycologica 110: 1-260.

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.

Yamagishi, T., Müller, D.G. & Kawai, H. (2014). Comparative transcriptome analysis of Discosporangium mesarthrocarpum (Phaeophyceae), Schizocladia ischiensis (Schizocladiophyceae), and Phaeothamnion confervicola (Phaeothamniophyceae), with special reference to cell wall-related genes. Journal of Phycology 50(3): 543-551.

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References
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Andersen, R.A., Potter, D., Bidigare, R.R., Latasa, M., Rowan, K. & O'Kelly, C.J. (1998). Characterization and phylogenetic position of the enigmatic golden alga Phaeothamnion confervicola: ultrastructure, pigment composition and partial SSU rDNA sequence. Journal of Phycology 34: 286-298.
Yamagishi, T., Müller, D.G. & Kawai, H. (2014). Comparative transcriptome analysis of Discosporangium mesarthrocarpum (Phaeophyceae), Schizocladia ischiensis (Schizocladiophyceae), and Phaeothamnion confervicola (Phaeothamniophyceae), with special reference to cell wall-related genes. Journal of Phycology 50(3): 543-551.

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