Delesseria pygmaea (G. ) Prain
Delesseria pygmaea (G.Martens) Prain 1905: 331
Published in: Prain, D. (1905). The vegetation of the district of Hughli-Howrah and the 24-Pergunnahs. Records of the Botanical Survey of India 3: 143-339, Map.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caloglossa leprieurii (Montagne) G.Martens
Hypoglossum pygmaeum G.Martens
Type locality: salt lakes, Calcutta, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 451). Lectotype (selected by Wynne & Kraft 1985): Kurz-3039; L 0055708 (Krayesky et al. 2011: 48, 50). Notes: Isolectotype: BM.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pygmy, dwarf (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine 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.
Created: 13 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 March 2013 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 21 February 2020.