Hypoglossum pygmaeum G.
Hypoglossum pygmaeum G.Martens 1871: 172
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caloglossa leprieurii (Montagne) G.Martens
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pygmy, dwarf (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: salt lakes, Calcutta, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 451). Lectotype (selected by Wynne & Kraft 1985): Kurz-3039; L 0055708 (Krayesky et al. 2011: 48, 50). Notes: Isolectotype: BM.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 13 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 September 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 24 May 2019.