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Pterosperma reticulatum Ostenfeld 1901

Publication details
Pterosperma reticulatum Ostenfeld in Ostenfeld & Schmidt 1901: 151, fig. 4

Published in: Ostenfeld, C.H. & Schmidt, J. (1902). Plankton fra det Røde Hav og Adenbugten (Plankton from the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden.). Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening 1901: 141-182.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Pterosperma is Pterosperma rotondum Pouchet.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Trochiscia ostenfeldii Lemmermann

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), reticulate, netted, marked with a network (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
This is a marine 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.

Source of current name
Lemmermann, E. (1903). Das Phytoplankton des Meeres. II. Beitrag. Abhandlungen herausgegeben vom Naturwissenschaftlichen Verein zu Bremen 17(Heft II): 341-418.

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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 18 June 2021.

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