Characium astipitatum Metting, nom. inval.
Characium astipitatum Metting 1980: 296, 298, figs 1, 8, nom. inval.
Published in: Metting, B. (1980). New species of green microalgae (Chlorophycophyta) from an eastern Washington silt loam. Phycologia 19(4): 296-306, 12 figs, 7 tables.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Nom. inval.: type not designated (BM-105 is cited but the word 'type' is not). - (15 Aug 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a terrestrial species.
Whitman County, Wahington, U.S.A. [Schumacher silt loam] (Metting 1980: 298).soil. BM 105 (Metting 1980: 296). Notes: Figs 1 and 8.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Andreyeva, V.M (1998). Poczvennye i aerophilnye zelyonye vodorosli (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). Terrestrial and aerophilic green algae (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). pp. -349, , 108 pls. St Petersberg: "NAUKA".
Created: 02 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 18 July 2019.