Rhizosolenia minima Levander 1904
Rhizosolenia minima Levander 1904: 115, pl. 1: figs 7, 8
Published in: Levander, K.M. (1904). Zur Kenntnis der Rhizosolenien Finlands. Memoranda Societatis pro Fauna et Flora Fennica 30: 112-117, 1 pl.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhizosolenia is Rhizosolenia styliformis T.Brightwell.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chaetoceros minimus (Levander) D.Marino, G.Giuffre, M.Montresor & A.Zingone.
Type locality: Vyborg Bay, Leningrad Oblast, Russia;
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), very little, very least (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 30 November 2018
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 30 November 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 June 2023