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Hemiselmis simplex Butcher

Publication details
Hemiselmis simplex Butcher 1967: 16, pl. I [1]: fig. 6; pl. VII [7]: figs 3-5; pl. X [10]: fig. 5; pl. XI: figs 1, 5; pl. XIII: fig. 5

Published in: Butcher, R.W. (1967). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part IV: Cryptophyceae. Fisheries Investigations, London, series IV 1967: [i]-vi, [1]-54, 22 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Hemiselmis is Hemiselmis rufescens Parke.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), simple, undivided, unbranched, of one piece or series, not consisting of several distinct parts (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Throndsen, J. (1996). The planktonic marine flagellates. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 591-730. San Diego: Academic Press.

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