Bryopsis tenuissima & De
Bryopsis tenuissima Moris & De Notaris 1839: 259, pl. VI: fig. III
Original publication: Moris, G. & De Notaris, G. (1839). Florula caprariae sive enumeratio plantarum in insula Capraria vel sponte nascentium vel ad utilitatem latius excultarum. Memorie della Reale Accademia delle Scienze di Torino, ser. 2 : 59-300, pls I-VI.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Derbesia tenuissima (Moris & De Notaris) P.L.Crouan & H.M.Crouan
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very fine (Lewis & Short 1890).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Distribution by country
Type locality: Isola di Capraia, ca 70 km SW of Livorno, Italy (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 62). Type: TO (presumably) (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 62). Notes: Type from Caprara, Italy, in RO(?) (Womersley (1984: 290).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Bryopsis tenuissima Moris & De Notaris)
Europe: Balearic Islands (Colmeiro, M. 1868).
Asia: Japan (Yoshida 1998).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Bryopsis&species=tenuissima
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Bryopsis&Species=tenuissima
Created: 23 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 June 2010 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 389 times since it was created.
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.