Hormidiopsis crenulata (Kützing) Heering 1914
Hormidiopsis crenulata (Kützing) Heering Red-cyan anaglyph showing structure of mat. Slei Gill, Swaledale, Yorkshire, UK.
Hormidiopsis crenulata (Kützing) Heering 1914: 51, figs 62, 63
Published in: Heering, W. (1914). Chlorophyceae III. Ulothrichales, Microsporales, Oedogoniales. In: Die Süsswasserflora Deutschlands, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Pascher, A. Eds) Vol. 6, pp. [i]-iv, -250. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Hormidiopsis.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Hormidium crenulatum Kützing
Type locality: Italy: Padova (damp walls in hot houses) (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: G. Meneghini; L sheet 939.67-834 (Lokhorst 1996: 30). Notes: Lectotype: annotated as "1/280"', Hormidium crenulatum, Patavii". On wet and warm wall of a bath house, Padua (Mikhailyuk et al., 2015: 762). Epitype: strain SAG 37.86 designated by Mikhailyuk et al. (2015: 762) to support the lectotype and the authentic strain of K. crenulatum. It is cryopreserved in liquid nitrogen in the SAG.It was isolated by H. Trenkwalder (original no. T 93) from a soil from Brixen, South Tyrol, Italy and was previously identified as Ulothrix tenuissima.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crenulate, having small rounded teeth (Stearn 1973).
This is a terrestrial species.
Burova, O.V., Tsarenko, P.M., Kovalenko, O.V., Mikhailyuk, T.I., Petlovany, O.A., Lilitska, G.G. & Bilous, O.P. (2011). Ulvophyceae. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 20-61. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G.
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