Plant Systematics and Evolution

, Volume 158, Issue 1, pp 69–71 | Cite as

Cryptochlora perforans, a new genus and species of algae (Chlorarachniophyta), capable of penetrating dead algal filaments

  • Eduardo Calderon-Saenz
  • Reinhard Schnetter
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Key words

Algae Chlorarachniophyta Cryptochlora perforans gen. et spec. nov. Flora of Colombia 

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  1. Geitler, L., 1930: Ein grünes Filarplasmodium und andere neue Protisten. — Arch. Protistenk.69, 615–636.Google Scholar
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eduardo Calderon-Saenz
    • 1
  • Reinhard Schnetter
    • 1
  1. 1.Botanisches Institut IUniversität GiessenGiessenFederal Republic of Germany

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