Blidingia minima (Nägeli ex Kützing) Kylin 1947
Blidingia minima (Nägeli ex Kützing) KylinWhitepoint, Cobh, Co. Cork, Ireland - 13 February 2017. M.D. Guiry
Blidingia minima (Nägeli ex Kützing) Kylin 1947: 181
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Blidingia.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Helgoland, Germany; (Silva & al. 1996: 728) Holotype: Nägeli sine numero; unknown date; L; 938.69.168 (Barcode 0054691!) (Womersley 1984: 150) Notes: Epitype (designated by Steinhagen & al., 2021: 15): GERMANY: Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, N 54.18367 E 7.888633, 23 Jul 2014, S. Steinhagen S_34 (C [Copenhagen] barcode C-A-99668).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), very little, very least (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 31 March 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 01 February 2021
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 01 February 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 August 2022