Blastophysa rhizopus Reinke 1889

Blastophysa rhizopus Reinke

Current name: Blastophysa rhizopus Reinke
Hawaii; vesicular cells and interconnecting flaments; branched filaments are the host cells; scale 40 µm - 15 August 2011. J.M. Huisman

Publication Details
Blastophysa rhizopus Reinke 1889: 87, pl. 23

Published in: Reinke, J. (1889). Algenflora der westlichen Ostsee deutschen Antheils. Eine systematisch-pflanzengeographische Studie. Bericht der Kommission zur Wissenschaftlichen Untersuchung der deutschen Meere in Kiel 6: [i-] iii-xi, 1-101, 8 figs, map.

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Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Blastophysa.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type Information
Lectotype locality: Kieler Förde, Germany; Lectotype: 1889, pl. 23 (epitype) Reinke; (Burrows 1991: 201) Notes: Original illustration in the absence of material.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 06 April 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 08 March 2023

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