Botryococcus neglectus (West & G.S.West) J.Komárek & P.Marvan
Botryococcus neglectus (West & G.S.West) J.Komárek & P.Marvan 1992: 92
Published in: Komárek, J. & Marvan, P. (1992). Morphological differences in natural populations of the genus Botryococcus (Chlorophyceae). Archiv für Protistenkunde 141: 65-100.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Ineffigiata neglecta West & G.S.West
Syntype localities: England: Surrey: Esher West-end Common; mill-pond E of ChapelWood, Puttenham, Thursley; Oxfordshire: NE of Goring (West & West 1897: 503). Notes: J. Komárek & P. Marvan (1992) say that "West's original description is from Ireland." de Queiroz mendes et al. (2012: 1105) also cite Ireland.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), neglected (Stearn 1973).
Ineffigiata neglecta West & G.S.West 1897
This is a freshwater species.
Tsarenko, P.M.& John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Trebouxiales. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 499-500. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
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M.D. Guiry in 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.