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Oocystis rhomboidea Fott

Publication details
Oocystis rhomboidea Fott 1933: 169, pl. 3: 2

Published in: Fott, B. (1933). Die Schwebeflora des Ohridsees. Glasnik Botanickog zavoda i baste Univerziteta u Beogradu [Bulletin de l'Institut et du Jardin Botaniques de l'Université de Beograd] 2: 153-175.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Oocystis is Oocystis naegelii A.Braun.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a rhomboid.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Oocystella rhomboidea (Fott) Hindák 1988

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Oocystis rhomboidea Fott)
Europe: Baltic Sea (Hällfors 2004), Netherlands (Veen et al. 2015), Romania (Caraus 2012, Caraus 2017), Scandinavia (Karlason et al. 2018), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Ukraine (Tsarenko 2011).

Atlantic Islands: Azores (Xavier et al. 2018).

Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Broady et al. 2012).

(as Oocystella rhomboidea (Fott) Hindák)
Europe: Netherlands (Veen et al. 2015), Romania (Caraus 2002), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Spain (Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998).

South America: Brazil (Menezes 2010).

Key references
Komárek, J. & Fott, B. (1983). Chlorophyceae (Grünalgen) Ordnung: Chlorococcales. Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers. In: Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers (Die Binnengewässer) XVI. (Huber-Pestalozzi, G. Eds), pp. [1]-x, [1]-1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).

Tsarenko, P.M. (2011). Trebouxiophyceae. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 61-108. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

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