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Gongrosira circinnata (Borzì) Schmidle 1901

Publication details
Gongrosira circinnata (Borzì) Schmidle 1901: 11

Published in: Schmidle, W. (1901). Über drei Algengenera. Berichte der deutschen botanischen Gessellschaft 19: 10-24.
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Publication date: Feb. 20 1901

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gongrosira is Gongrosira sclerococcus Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ctenocladus circinnatus Borzì

Ctenocladus circinnatus Borzì

Type information
Type locality: "in stagnis submarinis ap. Messina (Siciliae)..." [Messina, Sicily] (Borzì 1883: 23). Notes: Lectotype (designated by Darienko & Pröschold 2017): Fig. 4: 12 in Borzi (1883). Epitype (designated by Darienko & Pröschold 2017): The strain CCMP 2158 is permanently cryopreserved in a metabolically inactive state (cryopreserved in liquid nitrogen) in the CCMP, USA.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), coiled inward from the tip.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gongrosira circinnata (Borzì) Schmidle)
South-west Asia: India (Gupta 2012).

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