Xerochlorella minuta (J.B.Petersen) Mikhailyuk & P.M.Tsarenko 2020
Xerochlorella minuta (J.B.Petersen) Mikhailyuk & P.M.Tsarenko in Mikhailyuk & al. 2020: 683
Published in: 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.
Publication date: "Published Online 16 March 2020"
The type species (holotype) of the genus Xerochlorella is Xerochlorella olmiae Fucíková, P.O.Lewis & L.A.Lewis.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Dictyosphaerium minutum J.B.Petersen
Type locality: Hammer Bakker, Denmark [soil, copper copse] (Petersen 1932: 37). Notes: Lectotype (designated by Mikhailyuk & al. 2020: 684): fig. 19 in Petersen 1932. Epitype (designated by Mikhailyuk & al. 2020: 684): culture material of the strain UTEX B 2993 preserved as specimen CONN00178617 (Fuc?kova et al. 2014) that is supported by the lectotype
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).
Dictyosphaerium minutum J.B.Petersen 1932
Chlorella umbelloidea Tell 1973
Xerochlorella olmiae Fucíková, P.O.Lewis & L.A.Lewis 2014
This is a terrestrial species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Dictyosphaerium minutum J.B.Petersen)
Europe: Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016).
(as Chlorella umbelloidea Tell)
South America: Argentina (Tell 1985).
Created: 31 July 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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 21 September 2020.