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Chlorella rotunda C.Bock, Krienitz & Pröschold

Publication details
Chlorella rotunda C.Bock, Krienitz & Pröschold 2011: 303, figs 5, 17

Published in: Bock, C., Krienitz, L. & Pröschold, T. (2011). Taxonomic reassessment of the genus Chlorella (Trebouxiophyceae) using molecular signatures (barcodes), including description of seven new species. Fottea 11(2): 293-312.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chlorella is Chlorella vulgaris Beyerinck [Beijerinck].

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), almost circular, with length breadth ratio of about 6 to 5 (Stearn 1973).

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No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Holotype locality: Okawango, Angola (Bock, Krienitz & Pröschold: 303). Notes: "Material of the authentic strain CCAP 260/11 is cryopreserved at the Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa, Oban, Scotland under the designation CCAP 260/11. Isotype: An airdried as well as a formaldehyde fixed sample of strain CCAP 260/11 was deposited at the Botanical Museum at BerlinDahlem under the designation B40 0040662. Authentic strain: CCAP 260/11 Iconotype: Figure 5."

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 January 2019.

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