Gongrosira circinnata (Borzì)
Gongrosira circinnata (Borzì) Schmidle 1901: 11
Published in: Schmidle, W. (1901). Über drei Algengenera. Berichte der deutschen botanischen Gessellschaft 19: 10-24.
Publication date: Feb. 20 1901
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ctenocladus circinnatus Borzì
Ctenocladus circinnatus Borzì
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.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gongrosira circinnata (Borzì) Schmidle)
South-west Asia: India (Gupta 2012).
Created: 27 June 2016 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 June 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 October 2019.