Aplanochytrium kerguelensis gen. nov. spec. nov., a new phycomycete from subantarctic marine waters

@article{Bahnweg1972AplanochytriumKG,
  title={Aplanochytrium kerguelensis gen. nov. spec. nov., a new phycomycete from subantarctic marine waters},
  author={G{\"u}nther Bahnweg and Frederick K. Sparrow},
  journal={Archiv f{\"u}r Mikrobiologie},
  year={1972},
  volume={81},
  pages={45-49}
}
A new monocentric marine fungus,Aplanochytrium kerguelensis gen. nov. spec. nov., was recovered from water samples taken in the vicinity of the Kerguelen Islands in the South Indian Ocean during a cruise of the research vessel USNS “Eltanin”.Aplanochytrium is very similar toThraustochytrium Sparrow (1936) in having a chytrid-like thallus and in being able… CONTINUE READING