Micractinium pusillum Fresenius 1858
Micractinium pusillum Fresenius
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Micractinium pusillum Fresenius 1858: 236, pl. 11: figs 46-49
Publication date: 10 August 1858
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Micractinium.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Bassin des botanischen Gartens; (Index Nominum Algarum) Notes: Germany?
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 12 July 2023
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 12 July 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2023