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Characidiopsis ellipsoidea G.S.West

Publication details
Characidiopsis ellipsoidea G.S.West 1904: 288, pl. 464: fig. 8

Published in: West, G.S. (1904). West Indian freshwater algae. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 42: 281-294, pl. 464.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Characidiopsis is Characidiopsis acuta Pascher.

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.

Type information
Type locality: "Barbados. Near Bridgetown; epiphytic on Chara sp." (West 1904: 289).

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.

Key references
Ettl, H. (1978). Xanthophyceae. In: S├╝sswasserflora von Mitteleurope. Begr├╝nder von A. Pascher. Band 3, Teil 1. (Ettl, H., Gerloff, J & Heynig, H. Eds), pp. [i]-xiv, [1]-530. Jena: VEB Gustav Fischer Verlag.

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