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Tetraselmis verrucosa Butcher 1959

Publication details
Tetraselmis verrucosa Butcher 1959: 69, pl. 5(8), 10(14), 11(11), 13(3)

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Tetraselmis is Tetraselmis cordiformis (H.J.Carter) F.Stein.

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

Type information
Type locality: Crouch, Essex, England (Hori, Norris & Chihara 1983: 390). Notes: rivers Crouch and Blackwater, Essex (28 ppt) [illustrations all of material from River Colne, Essex] (INA).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), warty (Stearn 1985).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
page 68 (INA). - (12 Jun 2013) - Wendy Guiry

Distributional notes
Europe (Hori et al. 1983). - (12 Jun 2013) - Wendy Guiry

Habitat notes
occurring in salt marsh rivers and pools (Hori et al. 1983). - (12 Jun 2013) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Hori, T., Norris, R.E. & Chihara, M. (1983). Studies on the ultrastructure and taxonomy of the genus Tetraselmis (Prasinophyceae) II. Subgenus Prasinocladia. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 96: 385-392.

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