Klebsormidium marinum ( ) P.C. , K.M.Mattox & W.H.Blackwell
Klebsormidium marinum (Deason) P.C.Silva, K.M.Mattox & W.H.Blackwell 1972: 643
Published in: Silva, P.C., Mattox, K.R. & Blackwell, W.H., Jr (1972). The generic name Hormidium as applied to green algae. Taxon 21: 639-645.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Klebsormidium is Klebsormidium flaccidum (Kützing) P.C.Silva, K.R.Mattox & W.H.Blackwell.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stichococcus deasonii Neustupa, Eliá & Ejonohová
Hormidium marinum Deason
"Planta ex exemplo soli 257 m a litore post thinia (colles arenosos) in sanctuario pro avibus in loco Dauphin Island Alabama dicto, m. Mai 1964 lecta" (Deason 1969: 240, 244). Neotype: MU 31022 Notes: No type material extant; a neotype was designated by Silva et al. (1972), selected from a culture sent by T.R. Deason to these authors.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in the sea (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine/terrestrial species.
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.
Source of current name
Ettl, H. & Gärtner, G. (1995). Syllabus der Boden-, Luft- und Flechtenalgen. pp. i-vii, 1-721. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.
Brown, L.M. & Hellebust, J.A. (1980). Some taxonomic characteristics applied to Stichococcus bacillaris (Chlorophyceae). Canadian Journal of Botany 58: 1405-1411.
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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 24 June 2019.