Dermocarpa depressa West & G.S.West
Dermocarpa depressa West & G.S.West 1897: 301
Published in: West, W. & West, G.S. (1897). Welwitsch's African freshwater algae. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 35: 1-7, 33-42, 77-89, 113-122, 172-183, 235-243, 264-272, 297-304, pls 365-369.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), depressed.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Komárek & Anagnostidis (1999: 415) lists this species as an "unrevised species"
This is a brackish species.
Type locality: Angola (Komárek & Anagnostidis 1999: 415). Type: An aquarium with brackish water. (Komárek & Anagnostidis 1999: 415).
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1999). Cyanoprokaryota. 1. Chroococcales. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Band 19/1. (Ettl, H., Gärtner, G., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds), pp. 1-548. Heidelberg & Berlin: Spektrum, Akademischer Verlag.
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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 18 February 2019.