Prasiola glacialis M.B.J.Moniz, Rindi, Novis, Broady & Guiry 2012
Prasiola glacialis M.B.J.Moniz, Rindi, Novis, Broady & Guiry 2012: 951, figs 4 g, h, 5 a, b, c
Published in: Moniz, M.B.J., Rindi, F., Novis, P.M., Broady, P.A. & Guiry, M.D. (2012). Molecular phylogeny of Antarctic Prasiola (Prasiolales, Trebouxiophyceae) reveals extensive cryptic diversity. Journal of Phycology 48(4): 940-955.
Publication date: 2012
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Holotype locality: Garwood Valley, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica; (Moniz et al. 2012: 951) Holotype (Fig. 4g): Paul Broady; 2 January 1987; in a small stream fed by melt from an upslope, ice field; growing intermingled with Nostoc commune colonies; GALW; 015715 (Moniz et al. 2012: 951)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective B (Latin), icy, frozen, or glacial; also meaning, growing in icy-cold regions.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 28 September 2012 by G.M. Guiry.
Last updated: 27 June 2013
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 27 June 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 August 2022