Original paper

Silica-scaled chrysophytes in acid peat bogs of Bohemian Switzerland (Czech Republic) and Saxonian Switzerland (Germany)

Nováková, Sylvie; Neustupa, Jirí; Nemcová, Yvonne; Rezácová, Magda; Šejnohová, Lenka; Kalina, Tomás

Nova Hedwigia Band 78 Heft 3-4 (2004), p. 507 - 515

published: May 1, 2004

DOI: 10.1127/0029-5035/2004/0078-0507

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Abstract

Sixteen species of silica-scaled chrysophytes were identified from peat bogs in Bohemian and Saxonian Switzerland. Due to low pH-values the most common species were Mallomonas ouradion and Synura echinulata. Mallomonas adamas and M. mangofera f. foveata are new records for the Czech Republic and M. ouradion is a new record for Germany. Environmental requirements and biogeography are mentioned for selected species.