Kirchneriella elongata G.M.Smith
Kirchneriella elongata G.M.Smith 1916: 473, pl. 24: fig.7
Published in: Smith, G.M. (1916). New or interesting algae from the lakes of Wisconsin. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 43: 471-483.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pseudokirchneriella elongata (G.M.Smith) Hindák
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), elongated (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: USA: Wisconsin: no Mans Lake and Plum Lake (Silva 1996-to date).
Source of current name
Hindák, F. (1990). Studies on the chlorococcal algae (Chlorophyceae). V. Biologické Práce 36: 1-227.
Couté, A. & Tell, G. (2011). The genus Kirchneriella Schm. (Chlorophyceae) in Argentina: Taxonomy and geographic distribution (Note). Cryptogamie Algologie 32(1): 97-104.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2019.