153,871 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,012 images, 59,576 bibliographic items, 413,474 distributional records.

Epithemia argus var. quinquecostata (Rabenhorst) Mayer

Publication details
Epithemia argus var. quinquecostata (Rabenhorst) Mayer 1936: 100; pl. 5, fig. 9-11,14

Published in: Mayer, A. (1936). Die bayerischen Epithemien. Denkschriften der Königlich-Baierischen Botanischen Gesellschaft in Regensburg 20: 87-108, 8 pl.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Epithemia is Epithemia argus (Ehrenberg) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhopalodia musculus var. quinquecostata (Rabenhorst) M.Peragallo

Basionym
Epithemia quinquecostata Rabenhorst

Origin of species name
Noun (Latinised), Latinised form of the Greek, argos, white; the hundred-eyed keeper of Io, killed by Mercury at the command of Jupiter (Smith & Lockwood 1933).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Created: 12 January 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 12 January 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 67 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=166920

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 December 2018.

SITE © 1996 - 2018 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio