Keratococcus dissociatus (P.A.Verses & F.R.Trainor) H.Ettl & G.Gärtner 1995
Keratococcus dissociatus (P.A.Verses & F.R.Trainor) H.Ettl & G.Gärtner 1995: 429
Published in: Ettl, H. & Gärtner, G. (1995). Syllabus der Boden-, Luft- und Flechtenalgen. pp. i-vii, 1-721. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.
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.
Type locality: Storrs, Connecticut (Verses & Trainor 1966: 79). Holotype: October 1958; cornfield soil. (Verses & Trainor 1966: 79).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Keratococcus dissociatus (P.A.Verses & F.R.Trainor) H.Ettl & G.Gärtner)
North America: Connecticut (Ettl & Gärtner 1995).
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. & Hallan, J.K. (2016 '2015'). Reinstatement of Tetradesmus G. M. Smith (Sphaeropleales, Chlorophyta). Feddes Repertorium 126: 83-86.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 January 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 January 2021.