Pelagothrix clevei J.Schmidt 1901

Publication Details
Pelagothrix clevei J.Schmidt 1901: 144, fig. 1

Published in: West, W., West, G.S., Reinbold, T., Gomont, M. & Schmidt, J. (1901). Part IV. Fresh water Chlorophyceae—Marine algae (Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae, Dictyotales, Rhodophyceae) — Myxophyceae Hormogoneae — Peridiniales. Botanisk Tidsskrift 24(2): 157-221, 8 figures, plates 2-5.

Request PDF

Publication date: November 1901

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

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Trichodesmium clevei (J.Schmidt) Anagnostidis & Komárek.

Type Information
Type locality: Red Sea; (Silva & al. 1996: 49)

Origin of Species Name
Noun (singular possessive) (Latin), named for a person with the surname Cleve; for algae (particularly diatoms) generally, either Per Theodor Cleve (1840-1905) or Astrid Maria Cleve (1875-1968).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 08 March 2001 by Sandy Lawson.

Last updated: 29 August 2021

Verification of Data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Loading synonyms...
Loading notes...
Loading common names...
Loading distribution...
Loading references...
Loading bibliographical references...
Loading culture providers...

Linking to this page: https://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=24763

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 29 August 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 September 2022

 
Currently in AlgaeBase: