Lepidochromonas butcheri (Pennick & K.J.Clarke) Kapustin & Guiry 2019
Lepidochromonas butcheri (Pennick & K.J.Clarke) Kapustin & Guiry 2019: 50
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lepidochromonas is Lepidochromonas diademifera (E.Takahashi) J.Kristiansen.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Occurred as a contaminant from a culture isolated from a sample collected from a salt-marsh pool, estuary of the River Stour, Essex, by R.W. Butcher. Culture number LB935/1."; (Pennick & Clarke 1972: 46) Type: Fig. 1, type culture No. LB935/1 in CCAP: x.1956; (Index Nominum Algarum)
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 29 July 2019 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 29 July 2019
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 29 July 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 October 2023