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Characiopsis minuta (A.Braun) Borzì

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Xanthophyceae
Order Mischococcales
Family Characiopsidaceae
Genus Characiopsis

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Characiopsis minuta (A.Braun) Borzì
Bremerton, Washington, USA; Kitsap Lake, 1000x, DIC. 12 Oct 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Characiopsis minuta (A.Braun) Borzì
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; water garden, 1000x, DIC. 28 Sep 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Characiopsis minuta (A.Braun) Borzì
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; water garden, 1000x, DIC. 28 Sep 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Characiopsis minuta (A.Braun) Borzì
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; water garden, 1000x, DIC. 28 Sep 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

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Characiopsis minuta (A.Braun) Borzì Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; water garden, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Characiopsis minuta (A.Braun) Borzì 1895: 152

Published in: Borzí, A. (1895). Studi algologici: saggio di richerche sulla biologia delle alghe. Fasc. II. pp. [121]-378, pls X-XXXI. Palermo: Alberto Reber Libreria Carlo Clausen.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Characiopsis.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Characium minutum A.Braun ex Kützing

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Characium minutum A.Braun ex Kützing 1849
Pseudocharaciopsis minuta (A.Braun) Hibberd 1981

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Ettl, H. & Gärtner, G. (1995). Syllabus der Boden-, Luft- und Flechtenalgen. pp. i-vii, 1-721. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

Pascher, A. (1938). Heterokonten. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 11, Teil 5, pp. 641-832. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft.

Pascher, A. (1939). Heterokonten. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 11 Teil 6, pp. 833-1092, [iii-x]. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft.

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