Klebsormidium flaccidum var. crassum (Chodat) H.Ettl & Gärtner
Klebsormidium flaccidum var. crassum (Chodat) H.Ettl & Gärtner 1995: 601
Published in: Ettl, H. & Gärtner, G. (1995). Syllabus der Boden-, Luft- und Flechtenalgen. pp. i-vii, 1-721. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.
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 Klebsormidium flaccidum (Kützing) P.C.Silva, K.R.Mattox & W.H.Blackwell
Hormidium crassum Chodat
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flaccid, not able to hold up its own weight (Stearn 1973).
Hormidium crassum Chodat 1913
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Mikhailyuk, T., Glaser, K., Holzinger, A. & Karsten, U. (2015). Biodiversity of Klebsormidium (Streptophyta) from alpine biological soil crusts (Alps, Tyrol, Austria, and Italy). Journal of Phycology 51(4): 750-767.
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