Oophila F.D.Lambert ex N., 1909
Holotype species: Oophila amblystomatis F.D.Lambert ex N.Wille
Currently accepted name for the type species: Chlorococcum amblystomatis (F.D.Lambert ex N.Wille) N.Correia, J.Varela & Leonel Pereira
Original publication and holotype designation: Wille, N. (1909). Conjugatae und Chlorophyceae. In: Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien ... Nachträge zum I. Teil, Abteilung 2 über die Jahre 1890 bis 1910. (Engler, A. & Prantl, K. Eds), pp. 1-96. Leipzig: Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Correia, N., Pereira, H., Silva, J.T., Snatos, T., Soares, M., Sousa, B.C., Schüle, L.M., Costa, M., Varela, J., Pereira, L. & Silva, J. (2020). Isolation, identification and biotechnological applications of a aovel, robust, free-living Chlorococcum (Oophila) amblystomatis strain isolated from a local pond. Applied Sciences 10(3040): 1-14.
Numbers of names and species: There is only one species or infraspecific name in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
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Created: 16 April 2012 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 May 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 August 2020.