Taxonavigation: Chlorellales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Chlorophyta
Subphylum: Chlorophytina
Classis: Trebouxiophyceae
Ordo: Chlorellales

Familia: Chlorellaceae
Genus: Helicosporidium

Species: H. parasiticum


Helicosporidium D.Keilin, 1921


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  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. Helicosporidium. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 2020-01-26.