Rhodomonas minuta Skuja
Rhodomonas minuta Skuja Wyoming, USA: Lugol's, 1000x, DIC
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Rhodomonas minuta Skuja 1948: 346, pl. XXXVII : figs 8-10
Published in: Skuja, H. (1948). Taxonomie des Phytoplanktons einiger Seen in Uppland, Schweden. Symbolae Botanicae Upsalienses 9(3): 1-399, 39 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodomonas lacustris var. nannoplanctica (Skuja) Javornicky
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 November 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Lund, J.W.G. (1962). A rarely recorded but very comon British alga, Rhodomonas minuta Skuja. British Phycological Bulletin 2: 133-139.
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M.D. 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 28 January 2020.