Enteromorpha micrococca Kützing
Enteromorpha micrococca Kützing 1856: 11, pl. 30: fig. II
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1856). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VI pp. i-iv, 1-35, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Blidingia marginata (J.Agardh) P.J.L.Dangeard ex Bliding
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Burrows (1991) this species is a synonym of Blidingia marginata (J. Agardh) P. Dangeard. According to Taylor (1960) this species is essentially a northern one and these specimens (from Uruguay) differ in the lesser degree of twisting that they show, the slightly larger cells, and thinner lateral cell walls.
This is a marine/freshwater species.
Type locality: Dieppe, Seine-Maritime, France; Roussel (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 727).
Source of current name
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.
Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 January 2019.