Heynigia riparia C.Bock, Proschold & Krienitz 2010
Heynigia riparia C.Bock, Proschold & Krienitz 2010: 269, figs 2, 4
Published in: Bock, C., Proschold, T. & Krienitz, L. (2010). Two new Dictyosphaerium-morphotype lineages of the Chlorellaceae (Trebouxiophyceae): Heynigia gen. nov. and Hindakia gen. nov.. European Journal Of Phycology 45(3): 267-277.
Publication date: 2010
The type species (holotype) of the genus Heynigia is Heynigia dictyosphaerioides C.Bock, Proschold & Krienitz.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: River Kunene, Angola (Bock et al. 2010: 269). Holotype: Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa, Oban , Scotland Cryopreserved material from the authentic strain CCAP 222/47 (Bock et al. 2010: 269). Notes: Isotype: An air-dried and formasldehyde-fixed sample of strain CCAP 222/47 was deposited at the Botanical Museum at Berlin-Dahlem under the designation B40 0040677.
Origin of species name
(Latin), growing on river banks, belonging to the shore (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Riverine species (Bock et al. 2010: 276). - (27 Oct 2010) - Wendy Guiry
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Heynigia riparia C.Bock, Proschold & Krienitz)
Africa: Angola (Bock et al. 2010).
Created: 27 October 2010 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 27 October 2010 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2021.