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Ochromonas verrucosa Skuja

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Chrysophyceae
Order Chromulinales
Family Chromulinaceae
Genus Ochromonas

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Ochromonas verrucosa Skuja
Collected from Sphagnum bog near Croaghanmoira, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.. 28 Oct 2010. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

 

Petalonia debilis (Kützing) Derbès & Solier

Ochromonas verrucosa Skuja Collected from Sphagnum bog near Croaghanmoira, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com)

Publication details
Ochromonas verrucosa Skuja 1939: 89, pl. IV [4]: fig. 21

Published in: Skuja, H. (1939). Beitrag zur Algenflora Lettlands II. Acta Horti Botanici Universitatis Latviensis 11/12: 41-169.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ochromonas is Ochromonas triangulata Vysotskii [Wysotzki, Wyssotzki].

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), warty (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Kristiansen, J. & Preisig, H.R. (2011). Phylum Chrysophyta (Golden Algae). 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. 281-317. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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