Aphanocapsa elachista var. planctonica G.M.Smith
Aphanocapsa elachista var. planctonica G.M.Smith 1920
Original publication: Smith, G.M. (1920). Phytoplankton of the Inland Lakes of Wisconsin. Part I: Myxophyceae, Phaeophyceae, Heterokonteae, and Chlorophyceae exclusive of the Desmidiaceae. Bulletin of the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey 57, Scientific Series No. 12: 1-243.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Aphanocapsa elachista West & G.S.West
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Distribution by country
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Aphanocapsa elachista var. planctonica G.M.Smith)
Europe: Spain (Alvarez-Cobelas & Gallardo 1988).
Source of synonymy
Whitton, B.A. (2002). Phylum Cyanophyta (Cyanobacteria). In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 25-122. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Aphanocapsa&species=elachista
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Aphanocapsa&Species=elachista
Created: 10 July 2002 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.