Enteromorpha minima Nägeli ex Kützing 1849
Blidingia minima (Nägeli ex Kützing) Kylin Claddagh, Galway, Ireland; on uppershore rocks with Verrucaria
© Michael Guiry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Enteromorpha minima Nägeli ex Kützing 1849: 482
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 23-24 July 1849
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Blidingia minima (Nägeli ex Kützing) Kylin
Type locality: Helgoland, Germany (Silva & al. 1996: 728). Holotype: Nägeli sine numero; unknown date; L 938.69.168 (Barcode 0054691!) (Womersley 1984: 150). Notes: Epitype (designated by Steinhagen & al., 2021: 15): GERMANY: Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, N 54.18367 E 7.888633, 23 Jul 2014, S. Steinhagen S_34 (C [Copenhagen] barcode C-A-99668).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very little, very least (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 19 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 February 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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Yamada, Y. & Kanda, T. (1941). On the culture of Monostroma zostericola and Enteromorpha nana var. minima. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 2: 217-226.
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