Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Synura obesa sp. nov. (Synurophyceae) and other silica-scaled chrysophytes from Abisko (Swedish Lapland)

Buy Article:

$39.00 + tax (Refund Policy)

Ten taxa of silica-scaled chrysophytes (Synurophyceae and Chrysophyceae) were found during an investigation of mires and peat bogs in the Abisko region (Swedish Lapland). The chrysophyte flora consisted mainly of acidophilic (Synura echinulata, S. sphagnicola, Chrysosphaerella longispina) or pH indifferent widely distributed taxa. Together with frequently reported taxa the rare Synura petersenii f. bjoerkii and a new species of Synura, S. obesa were found. Mallomonas corcontica was reported for the first time from Sweden. The occurrence of the species is discussed in relation to some environmental factors (particularly pH).
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: February 1, 2008

More about this publication?
  • Nova Hedwigia is an international journal publishing original, peer-reviewed papers on current issues of taxonomy, morphology, ultrastructure and ecology of all groups of cryptogamic plants, including cyanophytes/cyanobacteria and fungi. The half-tone plates in Nova Hedwigia are known for their high quality, which makes them especially suitable for the reproduction of photomicrographs and scanning and transmission electron micrographs.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more