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Characiopsis gibba (A.Braun) Borzí 1895

Publication details
Characiopsis gibba (A.Braun) Borzí 1895: 152

Published in: Borzí, A. (1895). Studi algologici: saggio di richerche sulla biologia delle alghe. Fasc. II. pp. [121]-378, pls X-XXXI. Palermo: Alberto Reber Libreria Carlo Clausen.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Characiopsis is Characiopsis minuta (A.Braun) Borzì.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Characium gibbum A.Braun

Origin of species name
(Latin), noun (hump); adjective (humped) (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Characium gibbum A.Braun 1855

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Ettl, H. (1978). Xanthophyceae. In: Süsswasserflora von Mitteleurope. Begründer von A. Pascher. Band 3, Teil 1. (Ettl, H., Gerloff, J & Heynig, H. Eds), pp. [i]-xiv, [1]-530. Jena: VEB Gustav Fischer Verlag.

Pascher, A. (1938). Heterokonten. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 11, Teil 5, pp. 641-832. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft.

Tell, G. (1985). Catálogo de las algas de agua dulce de la República Argentina. Bibliotheca Phycologica 70: [i-vi], 1-283.

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