Trentepohlia tenuis (Zeller) De
Trentepohlia tenuis (Zeller) De Toni 1889: 241
Published in: De Toni, G.B. (1889). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. I. Chlorophyceae. pp. -12, [i]-cxxxix, 1-1315. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Trentepohlia abietina var. tenue (Zeller) A.B.Cribb
Chroolepus tenuis Zeller
Type locality: Elephant Point, Pegu, Burma (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 909).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Printz, H. (1939). Vorarbeiten zu einer Monographie der Trentepohliaceen. Nytt Magasin for Naturvitenskapene 80: 10-209, 31 figs.
Cribb, A.B. (1970). A revision of some species of Trentepohlia especially from Queensland. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland 82(2): 17-34.
Created: 11 September 2002 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 27 June 2016 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 17 June 2019.