Ankistrodesmus falcatus (Corda) Ralfs 1848
Ankistrodesmus falcatus (Corda) Ralfs 1848: 180, pl. XXXIV : figs a-c
Publication date: 1 Jan 1848
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Micrasterias falcatus Corda
Type locality: Czech Republic: Carlsbad [Karlovy Vary]; (Index Nominum Algarum) Type: A.J.C. Corda; (Index Nominum Algarum)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a sickle.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 19 March 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 March 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 December 2022