Bicosoeca gracilipes H.J.Clark
Bicosoeca gracilipes H.J.Clark 1867: 309, pl. 9: figs 34, 35
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Bicosoeca.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
(Latin), slender-stalked (-footed) or with a slender stalk.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
no locality cited; on Sertularia cupressina Linn. (Silva 1996-to date).
Source of current name
Throndsen, J. (1996). The planktonic marine flagellates. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 591-730. San Diego: Academic Press.
Kristiansen, J. & Preisig, H.R. (2001). Encyclopedia of Chrysophyte genera. Bibliotheca Phycologica 110: 1-260.
Parke, M. & Dixon, P.S. (1976). Check-list of British marine algae - third revision. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 56: 527-594.
Created: 19 April 2002 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 05 August 2015 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 17 June 2019.