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.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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 19 February 2019.