Klebsormidium subtilissimum ( ) P.C. , K.R.Mattox & W.H.Blackwell
Klebsormidium subtilissimum (Rabenhorst) P.C.Silva, K.R.Mattox & W.H.Blackwell 1972: 644
Published in: Silva, P.C., Mattox, K.R. & Blackwell, W.H., Jr (1972). The generic name Hormidium as applied to green algae. Taxon 21: 639-645.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Klebsormidium is Klebsormidium flaccidum (Kützing) P.C.Silva, K.R.Mattox & W.H.Blackwell.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Klebsormidium subtile (Kützing) Mikhailyuk, Glaser, Holzinger & Karsten
Ulothrix subtilissima Rabenhorst
Type locality: bei Georgswalde in Böhmen: Pfarrer Karl (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype: Rabenhorst, Die Algen Sachsens; NY no. 656 Notes: Georgswald, Bohemia; Dresden (INA).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very fine.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
high UVR tolerance (Kitzing & Karsten, 2015). - (14 Aug 2015) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Mikhailyuk, T., Glaser, K., Holzinger, A. & Karsten, U. (2015). Biodiversity of Klebsormidium (Streptophyta) from alpine biological soil crusts (Alps, Tyrol, Austria, and Italy). Journal of Phycology 51(4): 750-767.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 October 2015 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 February 2020.