Branchioglossum minutum C.W.Schneider
Branchioglossum minutum C.W.Schneider in C.W.Schneider & Searles 1975: 92, 93, figs 13, 15, 16
Published in: Schneider, C.W. & Searles, R.B. (1975). North Carolina marine algae. IV. Further contributions from the continental shelf, including two new species of Rhodophyta. Nova Hedw. 26: 83-103, 4 plates.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: North Carolina (33º37.6'N, 77º09.4'W) (Schneider & Searles 1975: 93). Holotype (female): No. 17673; 4 August 1971; Depth 33 m. DUKE 12675 (Schneider & Searles 1975: 93).
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 February 2020.