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Oocystis macrospora (W.B.Turner) Brunnthaler

Publication details
Oocystis macrospora (W.B.Turner) Brunnthaler 1915: 127

Published in: Brunnthaler, J. (1915). Protococcales. In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz. Heft 5. Tetrasporales, Protococcales, einzellige Gattung unsicherer Stellung. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. 52-205. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.

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.

Basionym
Hydrocytium macrosporum W.B.Turner

Type information
Type locality: East India (Turner 1893: 154).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Hydrocytium macrosporum W.B.Turner 1893

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Oocystis macrospora (W.B.Turner) Brunnthaler)
South-west Asia: India (Gupta 2012).

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).

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