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Botrydium tuberosum M.O.P.Iyengar

Publication details
Botrydium tuberosum M.O.P.Iyengar 1925: 195, figs 1, 2, 4, 5; pls I, II

Published in: Iyengar, M.O.P. (1925). Note on two new species of Botrydium from India. Journal of the Indian Botanical Society 125: 193-200.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Botrydium is Botrydium argillaceum Wallroth.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tuberous.

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

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

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Key references
Ettl, H. (1978). Xanthophyceae. In: Süsswasserflora von Mitteleurope. Begründer von A. Pascher. Band 3, Teil 1. (Ettl, H., Gerloff, J & Heynig, H. Eds), pp. [i]-xiv, [1]-530. Jena: VEB Gustav Fischer Verlag.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Pascher, A. (1939). Heterokonten. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 11 Teil 6, pp. 833-1092, [iii-x]. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Mukherjee, D. & Srivastava, O.N. (1991). A new variety of Botrydium tuberosum from West Bengal. Geobios (Jodhpur) 10: 86-87.
Tell, G. (1970). Contribucion al conocimiento de las algas del Suelo Bonaerense I. Botrydium granulatum y B. tuberosum. Darwiniana 16: 139-143.

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