Ochromonas verrucosa Skuja
Ochromonas verrucosa Skuja Collected from Sphagnum bog near Croaghanmoira, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.
Ochromonas verrucosa Skuja 1939: 89, pl. IV : fig. 21
Published in: Skuja, H. (1939). Beitrag zur Algenflora Lettlands II. Acta Horti Botanici Universitatis Latviensis 11/12: 41-169.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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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