Bangia discoidea A.Aziz 2016
Bangia discoidea A.Aziz 2016: 467, figs 1-4
Published in: Aziz, A. (2016). Bangia discoidea sp. nov. (Rhodophyceae), from brackish water Passur River, Khulna, Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Botany 45(3): 465-469, 4 figs.
Publication date: Sept 2016
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "steel boyar along with Polysiphonia sp. in the Passur River having a salinity 14.80‰ ± 0.45 during high tide." [Bangladesh] (Aziz 2016: 467). Notes: Holotype: Photomicrographs, figs 1-4; collection no. 14, preserved in 4% formaldehyde and stored in the National Prof. A.K.M. Nurul Islam Laboratory, Botany Dept., Dhaka University.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), discoid.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a brackish species.
Created: 24 September 2016 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 September 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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Aziz, A. (2016). Bangia discoidea sp. nov. (Rhodophyceae), from brackish water Passur River, Khulna, Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Botany 45(3): 465-469, 4 figs.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2021.