Stomatochytrium D.D.Cunningham, 1888
Holotype species: Stomatochytrium limnanthemum D.D.Cunningham
Currently accepted name for the type species: Chlorochytrium lemnae Cohn
Original publication and holotype designation: Cunningham, D.D. (1887). On an endophytic alga occurring in the leaves of Limnanthemum indicum. In: Science Memoirs of the Medical Officers of the Army in India. Part III. No. 3. (Simpson, B. Eds), pp. 33-40. Calcutta: Superintendent of Government Printing, India.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Chlorochytrium.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Printz, H. (1927). Chlorophyceae (nebst Conjugatae, Heterokontae und Charophyta). 3 Band. In: Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien nebst irhren Gattungen und wichtigern Arten inbesondere den Nutzpflanzen [Ed. 2]. (Engler, A. & Prantl, K. Eds), pp. [i]-iv, 1-463. Leipzig: Wilhelm Engelmann.
Numbers of names and species: There is only one species or infraspecific name in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
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Created: 02 May 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 June 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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