Euastrum botrytis ( ex ) Nägeli
Cosmarium botrytis Meneghini ex Ralfs Ornamental pond, Strathtyrum House, St Andrews, Scotland.
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Euastrum botrytis (Meneghini ex Ralfs) Nägeli 1849: 114, 119
Published in: Nägeli, C. (1849). Gattungen einzelliger Algen, physiologisch und systematisch bearbeitet. Neue Denkschriften der Allg. Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften 10(7): i-viii, 1-139, pls I-VIII.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cosmarium botrytis Meneghini ex Ralfs
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Binomial also prososed by Ehrenberg, 1838: 163, Infusionsthierchen, with Basionym Heterocarpella botrytis Bory 1825, but it was devalidated, pre-starting point. Its Current Name is Cosmarium botrytis Meneghini ex Ralfs 1848 (INA) - (16 Jan 2018) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Kouwets, F.A.C. (1999). A check-list of desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygnemaphyceae) of France. Patrimoines Natureles 41: 1-148.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 January 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 January 2019.