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Hormospora Brébisson, 1839

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Trebouxiophyceae
Order Chlorellales
Family Chlorellaceae

Holotype species: Hormospora ovoïdea Brébisson

Currently accepted name for the type species: Geminella mutabilis (Brébisson) Wille

Original publication and holotype designation: Brébisson, A. de (1839). De quelques nouveaux genres d'algues. Mémoires de la Société Académique, Agricole, Industrielle et d'Instruction de l'Arrondissement de Falaise 1839: 34-37, pl with 3 figs.
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Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Geminella.

Numbers of names and species: There are 13 species names in the database at present, of which 1 has been flagged as accepted taxonomically on the basis of the listed literature under the species name. In some instances, opinions on taxonomic validity differ from author to author and users are encouraged to form their own opinion. AlgaeBase is a work in progress and should not be regarded as a definitive source only as a guide to the literature..

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