Characiopsis minuta (A.Braun) Borzì 1895
Characiopsis minuta (A.Braun) Borzì
Bremerton, Washington, USA; Kitsap Lake, 1000x, DIC - 12 October 2008. Karl Bruun (email@example.com)
Characiopsis minuta (A.Braun) Borzì 1895: 152
Published in: Borzí, A. (1895). Studi algologici: saggio di richerche sulla biologia delle alghe. Fasc. II. pp. -378, pls X-XXXI. Palermo: Alberto Reber Libreria Carlo Clausen.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Characiopsis.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Characium minutum A.Braun ex Kützing
Neotype (Lectotype?): the single cell illustrated as no. 6 in Tab V, F n Braun (1855): Epitype: strain ACOI 2423 (cryopreseved), deposited at ACOI (epitype) (Amaral et al. 2020: 200, fig. 1) Notes: in Oedogonio fonticola (INA).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), very small; minute (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 20 July 2021
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 July 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 March 2023