Printzina ampla R.H.Thompson & Wujek 1992
Printzina ampla R.H.Thompson & Wujek 1992: 234, 235, figs 1-8
Published in: Thompson, R.H. & Wujek, D.E. (1992). Printzina gen. nov. (Trentepohliaceae), including a description of a new species. Journal of Phycology 28: 232-237, 8 figs, 1 table.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Printzina is Printzina lagenifera (Hildebrand) R.H.Thompson & Wujek.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Trentepohlia ampla (R.H.Thompson & Wujek) Wujek
Holotype locality: Chinchiná, Colombia (Thompson & Wujek 1992: 235). Holotype: fig. 1: on an unknown Melastomaceae. F (Thompson & Wujek 1992: 235).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a aerophytic species.
Source of current name
Wujek, D.E. (2019). Validation of species name Trentepohlia ampla in the genus Trentepohlia (Trentepohliales, Chlorophyta). Notulae Algarum 116: 1 only, no figs.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 March 2021 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 16 October 2021.