Iridophycus parvulus ( ) & N.L.Gardner
Iridophycus parvulus (Kjellman) Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1937: 170 (as 'parvulum' )
Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1937). Iridophycus in the northern hemisphere. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America 23: 169-174.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Iridaea parvula (Kjellmann) Papenfuss
Type locality: Beringön, ymnig; sällskaplig inom litoralregionen, fäst på sten; sporocarpiebärande. [Bering Island, abundant, gregarious in the litoral zone, attached to the stone; cystocarps]. (Kjellman 1889: 31).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1937). Iridophycus in the northern hemisphere. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America 23: 169-174.
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Verified by: 19 October 2015 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson 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 February 2019.