Tumidella tumida Fuciková, P.O. & L.A.
Tumidella tumida Fuciková, P.O.Lewis & L.A.Lewis 2014: 22, 23, fig. 1, g-l
Published in: Fuciková, K., Lewis, P.O. & Lewis, L.A. (2014). Putting incertae sedis taxa in their place: a proposal for ten new families and three new genera in Sphaeropleales (Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 50(1): 14-25.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Tumidella.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a terrestrial species.
Type locality: Namib Desert, Namibia (Villas-Boas et al. 2014: 23). Holotype: Specimen ONN00177865: (Villas-Boas et al. 2014: 23). Notes: Isotype: culture SAG 2265.
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Wendy 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 20 August 2019.