Gomphosphenia tenerrima var. nunguaensis (Foged) M.A.Harper 2012
Gomphosphenia tenerrima var. nunguaensis (Foged) M.A.Harper in M.A.Harper & al. 2012: 161
Published in: Harper, M.A., Cassie Cooper, V., Chang, F.H., Nelson, W.A. & Broady, P.A. (2012). Phylum Ochrophyta: brown and golden-brown algae, diatoms, silicioflagellates, and kin. In: New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume Three. Kingdoms Bacteria, Protozoa, Chromista, Plantae, Fungi. (Gordon, D.P. Eds), pp. 114-163. Christchurch: Canterbury University Press.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gomphosphenia is Gomphosphenia lingulatiformis (Lange-Bertalot & E.Reichardt) Lange-Bertalot.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "South Ghana. Fresh water (a cattle pool at Nungua Farm, Loe. No. 1)." (Foged 1966: 109). Holotype: C Ghana No. 33/1961 (Foged 1966: 109). Notes: "Illustration slide: Ghana No. 33/1961."
Gomphonema wulasiense var. nunguaense Foged 1966
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 03 October 2012 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 August 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2021.