Pringsheimiella scutata (Reinke) Marchewianka 1925
Pringsheimiella scutata (Reinke) Marchewianka 1925: 42 (as 'scuttata')
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pringsheimiella.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulvella scutata (Reinke) R.Nielsen, C.J.O'Kelly & B.Wysor.
Pringsheimia scutata Reinke
Type locality: Kieler Bucht, Baltic Sea; (Silva & al. 1996: 725) Lectotype: Original illustration (Reinke, 1889, pl. 25: fig. 1): (Brodie & al. 2007: 124) Notes: Lectotype selected by Burrows (1991: 122). Epitype (designated by Nielsen et al., 2013: 52): C: CAT 2455 (dried material of isolate RN020273). On Polysiphonia (INA).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), shield-shaped (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 06 April 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 26 October 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 26 October 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 November 2022