Trichodesmium clevei (J.Schmidt) Anagnostidis & Komárek 1988
Trichodesmium clevei (J.Schmidt) Anagnostidis & Komárek 1988: 418
Published in: Anagnostidis, K. & Komárek, J. (1988). Modern approach to the classification system of cyanophytes. 3. Oscillatoriales. Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Supplement 80(1-4): 327-472, 35 figs, 13 tables.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Trichodesmium is Trichodesmium erythraeum Ehrenberg ex Gomont.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Pelagothrix clevei J.Schmidt
Type locality: Red Sea; (Silva & al. 1996: 49)
Origin of Species Name
Noun (singular possessive) (Latin), named for a person with the surname Cleve; for algae (particularly diatoms) generally, either Per Theodor Cleve (1840-1905) or Astrid Maria Cleve (1875-1968).
This is a marine species.
Created: 05 March 2005 by Fabio Rindi.
Last updated: 08 April 2014
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 08 April 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 June 2023