Gloeotrichia atra ( ex & Flahault) Biswas
Rivularia atra Roth ex Bornet & Flahault Frioul, Marseilles, France, 2011
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Gloeotrichia atra (Roth ex Bornet & Flahault) Biswas 1934: 17, pl. I: fig. 9
Published in: Biswas, K. (1934). Observations on algal collections from Khasia and Jaintia Hills, Assam, India. Hedwigia 74: 1-28, 1 fig., 3 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rivularia atra Roth ex Bornet & Flahault
Type locality: Europe; Japan; California (Silva 1996-to date).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dull black (as opposed to niger, shining black); dark.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
See Komárek (2013: 365). - (23 Jan 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, -1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.
Created: 22 October 2013 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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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 17 February 2020.