Monoraphidium skujae Fott, nom. inval. 1981
Monoraphidium skujae Fott 1981: 4, nom. inval.
Published in: Fott, B. (1981). Nomenklatorische änderungen bei einigen Chlorokokkalalgen. Preslia 53: 1-7.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Monoraphidium is Monoraphidium griffithii (Berkeley) Komárková-Legnerová.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Choricystis skujae Hindák
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: lacking Latin diagnosis; new species based on Selenastrum capricornutum Printz sensu Skuja, Symb. Bot. Upsal. 9(3): 142, pl. XVI: fig. 3. 1948. [INA]. Type: Pl. XVI: fig. 3 in H. Skuja, Symb. Bot. Upsal. 9(3), 1948. Type locality: Sweden: Uppsala: Valloxen - (23 Nov 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Hindák, F. (1990). Studies on the chlorococcal algae (Chlorophyceae). V. Biologické Práce 36: 1-227.
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. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2021.