Trichothyra irregularis R.Nielsen & McLachlan 1986
Trichothyra irregularis R.Nielsen & McLachlan 1986: 517, 518, figs 15-22
Published in: Nielsen, R. & McLachlan, J. (1986). Acrochaete marchantiae comb. nov. and Trichothyra irregularis gen. et. sp. nov. with notes on other species of small filamentous green algae from St. Lucia (West Indies). Nordic Journal of Botany 6: 515-524.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Trichothyra.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Vieux Fort Bay, St, Lucia; (Nielsen & McLachlan 1986: 517) Holotype: 22 October 1982; Epiphytic on Cladophora sp.; C; (Nielsen & McLachlan 1986: 517) Notes: Isotypes: C, NRCC.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), irregular (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 15 May 2007
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 15 May 2007. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 September 2023