Heterococcus maximus Pitschmann
Heterococcus maximus Pitschmann 1963: 506, fig. 8 (1-4)
Published in: Pitschmann, H. (1963). Vorarbeiten zu einer Monographie der Gattung Heterococcus. Nova Hedwigia 5: 487-531.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), largest.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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, -530. Jena: VEB Gustav Fischer Verlag.
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Verified by: 24 October 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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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.