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Tetraspora limnetica West & G.S.West 1912

Publication details
Tetraspora limnetica West & G.S.West 1912: 431, pl. 19: fig. 13

Published in: West, W. & West, G.S. (1912). On the periodicity of the phytoplankton of some British Lakes. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 40: 395-432, pl. 19: 4 figs.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Tetraspora is Tetraspora gelatinosa (Vaucher) Desvaux.

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

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Tetraspora limnetica West & G.S.West)
Europe: Baltic Sea (Hällfors 2004), Germany (Stutz & Mattern (eds) & al. 2018), Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018), Spain (Alvárez Cobelas & Gallardo 1986, Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985).

Asia: China (Hu & Wei 2006, Liu & Hu & al. 2012), Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014).

Key references
Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

Korshikov, A.A. (1953). Viznachnik prisnovodnihk vodorostey Ukrainsykoi RSR [Vyp] V. Pidklas Protokokovi (Protococcineae). Bakuol'ni (Vacuolales) ta Protokokovi (Protococcales) [The Freshwater Algae of the Ukrainian SSR. V. Sub-Class Protococcineae. Vacuolales and Protococcales]. pp. 1-439. Kyjv [Kiev]: Akad. NAUK URSR.

Massjuk, N.P. & Lilitska, G.G. (2011). Volvocales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 218-225. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

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