Microspora floccosa (Vaucher) Thuret 1850
Microspora floccosa (Vaucher) Thuret 1850: 222
Published in: Thuret, G. (1850). Recherches sur les zoospores des algues et les anthéridies des cryptogames. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, séries 3, Botanique 14: 214-260, pls 16-31.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Microspora.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Prolifera floccosa Vaucher
Type locality: near Genève, Switzerland; (Silva & al. 1996: 722)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), woolly.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 08 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 29 March 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 29 March 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 March 2023