Pleurastrum photoheterotrophicum Metting, nom. inval. 1980
Pleurastrum photoheterotrophicum Metting 1980: 300, figs 7, 12, nom. inval.
Published in: Metting, B. (1980). New species of green microalgae (Chlorophycophyta) from an eastern Washington silt loam. Phycologia 19(4): 296-306, 12 figs, 7 tables.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Whitman County, Washington, U.S.A. [Schumacher silt loam] (Metting 1980: 300).soil. BM 141 (Metting 1980: 300). Notes: Figs 7, 12.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: type not designated ("BM-172" is cited but the word 'type' is not used). - (15 Aug 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a terrestrial species.
Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, -288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
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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 27 October 2021.