Klebsormidium flaccidum f. tumidum (Heering) H.Ettl & G.Gärtner, nom. inval.
Klebsormidium flaccidum f. tumidum (Heering) H.Ettl & G.Gärtner 1995: 601, nom. inval.
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 dissectum (F.Gay) H.Ettl & Gärtner
Type locality: Germany (Silva 1996-to date). Type: wet rocks and bark of trees. (Silva 1996-to date
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flaccid, not able to hold up its own weight (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: basionym not cited (INA). - (29 Aug 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a terrestrial 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.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 October 2015 by Wendy Guiry
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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 25 March 2019.