Chlainomonas ovalis H.R.Christen 1959
Chlainomonas ovalis H.R.Christen 1959: 188, fig. 11
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Chlainomonas.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), oval, elliptical, i.e., broadest at the middle, the sides curved and length:breadth generally 2:1 (Stearn 1973).
This is a species.
Created: 28 February 2011 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 30 May 2019
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 30 May 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 August 2022