Sphaerastrum pictum Meyen 1829
Sphaerastrum pictum Meyen 1829: 776, pl. XLIII: figs 23, 24
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Sphaerastrum.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), painted.
This is a species.
Created: 04 February 2010 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 04 February 2010
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 February 2010. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 August 2022