Micrasterias truncata Brébisson ex Ralfs 1848
Micrasterias truncata Brébisson ex Ralfs
Lake Evan, Snohomish County, Washington (USA) - 05 March 2018. R. Matthews
Micrasterias truncata Brébisson ex Ralfs 1848: 75, pl. VIII : fig. 4; pl. X : fig. 5
Publication date: 1 Jan 1848
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Germany (original Corda specimen); also UK, France, USA; (Index Nominum Algarum)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), truncate, i.e., ending very abruptly as if cut straight across (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 31 July 2023
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 31 July 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 December 2023