Planothidium pumilum Bąk & -Bertalot
Planothidium pumilum Bąk & Lange-Bertalot 2015: 350, fig. 4 a-z; pl. 5 a-e; pl. 6 a-d
Published in: Bąk, M & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2015 '2014'). Four small-celled Planothidium species from Central Europe proposed as new to science. Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies 43(4): 346-359, 11 figs.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Planothidium is Planothidium lanceolatum (Brébisson ex Kützing) Lange-Bertalot.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dwarf.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: "Świna – the strait connecting Szczecin Lagoon with the Baltic Sea, near the village of Karsibór, NW Poland" (Bąk & Lange-Bertalot 2015: 350). Holotype: SZCZ (Bąk & Lange-Bertalot 2015: 350). Notes: "Holotype (designated here): slide no. 9165 Coll. of Andrzej Witkowski, the Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, University of Szczecin (SZCZ), represented by Fig. 4: a, b."
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Planothidium pumilum Bąk & Lange-Bertalot)
Europe: Poland (Bąk & Lange-Bertalot 2015).
Created: 11 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 August 2017.