Thallodesmium wallichianum W.B.Turner
Thallodesmium wallichianum W.B.Turner 1893: 159, pl. XX : fig. 31 (as 'Wallichianum' )
Published in: Turner, W.B. (1893 '1892'). Algae aquae dulcis Indiae orientalis. The freshwater algae (principally Desmidieae) of East India. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 25(5): 1-187, 23 pls.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Thallodesmium.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Botryococcus braunii Kützing
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
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. -x, -1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 December 2018.