Binuclearia tectorum (Kützing) Beger ex Wichmann 1937

Binuclearia tectorum (Kützing) Beger ex Wichmann

Current name: Binuclearia tectorum (Kützing) Beger ex Wichmann
Cummeenaloughan, Co Kerry, Ireland. 27/6/13 On Bulbochaete - 27 June 2013. C.F.Carter (

Publication Details
Binuclearia tectorum (Kützing) Beger ex Wichmann 1937: 56, 81, pl. 5; figs 1-2; pl. 6: figs 1-20; pl. 8: figs 1-9

Published in: Wichmann, L. (1937). Studien über die durch H-Stück-Bau der Membran ausgezeichneten Gattungen Microspora, Binuclearia, Ulotrichopsis und Tribonema. Pflanzenforschung 20: 11-110, plus 8 pls .

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Binuclearia is Binuclearia tatrana Wittrock.

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

Gloeotila tectorum Kützing

Type Information
Notes: "In tectis: Koch (No. 28)." No further type information.

Origin of Species Name
Noun (plural possessive) (Latin), of roofs (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 17 January 2023

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 January 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 24 April 2024

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