Euastrum ovale ( ex ) Nägeli
Cosmarium ovale Ralfs ex Ralfs Collected by David Williamson, Nottely Lake, N Georgia USA. Formalin preserved.
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Euastrum ovale (Ralfs ex Ralfs) Nägeli 1849: 114
Published in: Nägeli, C. (1849). Gattungen einzelliger Algen, physiologisch und systematisch bearbeitet. Neue Denkschriften der Allg. Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften 10(7): i-viii, 1-139, pls I-VIII.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cosmarium ovale Ralfs ex Ralfs
Cosmarium ovale Ralfs ex Ralfs
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), oval, elliptical, i.e., broadest at the middle, the sides curved and length:breadth generally 2:1 (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 15 January 2019 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 January 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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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 July 2019.