Fragilariforma virescens (Ralfs) D.M.Williams & Round 1988
Fragilariforma virescens (Ralfs) D.M.Williams & Round 1988: 265
Published in: Williams, D.M. & Round, F.E. (1988). Fragilariaforma, nom. nov., a new generic name for Neofragilaria Williams & Round. Diatom Research 3(2): 265-267.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Fragilariforma.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fragilaria virescens Ralfs
Type locality: Cold Bath, Tunbridge Wells; Madron and Chyanhâl Moor, near Penzance, England; (Index Nominum Algarum) Type: Mr. Jenner; in frreshwater pools; (Index Nominum Algarum)
Origin of Species Name
Participle (Latin), becoming green (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 06 July 2022
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 06 July 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 June 2023