Acinetospora pusilla ( ex ) De
Acinetospora pusilla (Griffiths ex Harvey) De Toni 1895: 566
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Acinetospora.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Acinetospora crinita (Carmichael) Sauvageau
Ectocarpus pusillus Harvey
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Acinetospora pusilla (Griffiths ex Harvey) De Toni)
Europe: Britain (Newton 1931).
North America: North Carolina (Taylor 1960).
Caribbean Islands: Barbados (Taylor 1960).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Acinetospora&species=pusilla
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=Acinetospora&Species=pusilla
Created: 19 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 661 times since it was created.
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Sauvageau, C. (1898). Sur l'Acinetospora pusilla et la sexualité des Tilopteridées. Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l'Academie des Sciences Paris 126: 1581-1583.
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.