Gyrosigma distortum (W.Smith) J.W.Griffith & Henfrey 1856
Gyrosigma distortum (W.Smith) J.W.Griffith & Henfrey 1856: 303, pl. 11: fig. 20
Published in: Griffith, J.W. & Henfrey, A. (1855). The micrographic dictionary: a guide to the examination and investigation of the structure and nature of microscopic objects; illustrated by forty-one plates and eight hundred and sixteen woodcuts. pp. [i]-v, -696, 41 pls. London: John van Voorst.
Publication date: 1 November 1855
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gyrosigma is Gyrosigma hippocampus Hassall.
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Pleurosigma distortum W.Smith
This is a marine species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 26 August 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 26 August 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 March 2023