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Keratococcus dispar (West & G.S.West) Tsarenko & D.M.John

Publication details
Keratococcus dispar (West & G.S.West) Tsarenko & D.M.John in D.M.John & Tsarenko 2002: 360

Published in: John, D.M. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2002). Order Chlorococcales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 327-409. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Keratococcus is Keratococcus bicaudatus (A.Braun ex Rabenhorst) J.B.Petersen.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Dactylococcus dispar West & G.S.West

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Dactylococcus dispar West & G.S.West 1897

Taxonomic notes
"Doubtful record/species" (Tsarenko & John 2011: 485-486). - (5 Feb 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Tsarenko, P.M. & John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Chlorellales. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 475-499. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 05 February 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2019.

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