Komma caudata (L. ) D.R.A.Hill
Komma caudata (L.Geitler) D.R.A.Hill 1991: 137, figs. 2, 18-31
Published in: Hill, D.R.A. (1991). Chroomonas and other blue-green cryptomonads. Journal of Phycology 27: 133-145, 44 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Komma.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Chroomonas caudata L.Geitler
Type locality: Austria: Biol. Station Lunz (Silva 1996-to date).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), caudate, i.e., ending with a tail-like appendage (Stearn 1973).
Chroomonas caudata L.Geitler 1924
Chroomonas acuta Utermöhl 1925
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 February 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 February 2020.