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Botryococcus comperei J.Komárek & P.Marvan

Publication details
Botryococcus comperei J.Komárek & P.Marvan 1992: 77, figs 6, 8

Published in: Komárek, J. & Marvan, P. (1992). Morphological differences in natural populations of the genus Botryococcus (Chlorophyceae). Archiv für Protistenkunde 141: 65-100.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Botryococcus is Botryococcus braunii Kützing.

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

Eponomy
Named for P. Compère, French phycologist.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Chad: Lake Chad (Komárek & Marvan 1992). Holotype: Fig. 6e (epitype) P. Compère 3881;

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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 23 February 2019.

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