Actinotaenium cucurbita (Brébisson ex Ralfs) Teiling 1954

Publication Details
Actinotaenium cucurbita (Brébisson ex Ralfs) Teiling 1954: 406

Published in: Teiling, E. (1954). Actinotaenium, genus Desmidiacearum resuscitatum. Botanisk Notiser 4: 376-426.

Request PDF

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Actinotaenium is Dysphinctium regelianum Nägeli.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Cosmarium cucurbita Brébisson ex Ralfs

Type Information
Type locality: Britain (several records); Falaise (Brébisson); Germany (Kuetzing); (Index Nominum Algarum)

Origin of Species Name
Noun (Latin), gourd; dolt; may be intended as the genus Cucurbita, squash, gourd, etc..

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 04 April 2003 by Andy Taylor.

Last updated: 07 September 2018

Verification of Data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Loading synonyms...
Loading notes...
Loading common names...
Loading distribution...
Loading references...
Loading bibliographical references...
Loading culture providers...

Linking to this page:

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 07 September 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 27 November 2022

Currently in AlgaeBase: