Micromega mucosum Ralfs in Pritchard 1861: 933
Published in: Pritchard, A. (1861). A history of infusoria, including the Desmidiaceae and Diatomaceae, British and foreign. Fourth edition enlarged and revised by
J. T. Arlidge, M.B., B.A. Lond.; W. Archer, Esq.; J. Ralfs, M.R.C.S.L. ; W. C. Williamson, Esq., F.R.S., and the author. pp. i-xii, 1- 968, 40 pls. London: Whittaker and Co., Ave Maria Lane.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Micromega is .
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
It appears at CAS Diatom Collection as Micromega mucosum (Kützing) Ralfs in Pritchard 1861, p. 933, with Basionym Schizonema mucosum Kützing 1844. - (15 Apr 2019) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
See Schizonema mucosum sensu Kützing 1844: 115; pl. 26: fig. 9, illeg. "This species can scarcely be the Schizonema tenue of Agardh, as Kützing has supposed". (INA) - (15 Apr 2019) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
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Created: 15 April 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 15 April 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 April 2019.