Marasphaerium gattermannii L.Krienitz, C.Bock, K.Kotut & T.Pröschold 2012
Marasphaerium gattermannii L.Krienitz, C.Bock, K.Kotut & T.Pröschold 2012: 241, fig. 11,16
Published in: Krienitz, L., Bock, C., Kotut, K. & Pröschold, T. (2012). Genotypic diversity of Dictyosphaerium-morphospecies (Chlorellaceae, Trebouxiophyceae) in African inland waters, including the description of four new genera. Fottea 12(2): 231-253, 20 fig., 3 tables.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Marasphaerium.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Kenya: Mara river in the Masai Mara National Reserve (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: material of authentic strain CCAP 222/24 cryopreserved in metabolic inactive state at the Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa: (Index Nominum Algarum
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 25 January 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 21 August 2018 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2021.