Xerochlorella olmiae Fucíková, P.O. & L.A. 2014
Xerochlorella olmiae Fucíková, P.O.Lewis & L.A.Lewis 2014: 304, fig. 1 a-e (as 'olmae' )
Published in: Fucíková, K., Lewis, P.O. & Lewis, L.A. (2014). Widespread desert affiliation of Trebouxiophycean algae (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta) including discovery of three new desert genera. Phycological Research 62(4): 294-305, 5 fig., 1 table.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Xerochlorella.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for Mrs. Shelley Olm.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a brackish species.
Type locality: USA: California: San Bernardino Co.: Mojave National Preserve (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: CONN 00178617 (Index Nominum Algarum
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Mikhailyuk,T., Holzinger, A., Tsarenko, P., Glaser, K., Demchenko, E. & Karsten, U. (2020). Dictyosphaerium-like morphotype in terrestrial algae: what is Xerochlorella (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta)?. Journal of Phycology 56: 671-686, 7 figs.
Created: 12 November 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 31 July 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 September 2020.