Guinardia flaccida (Castracane) H.Peragallo 1892
Current name: Guinardia flaccida (Castracane) H.PeragalloRobin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)
Guinardia flaccida (Castracane) H.Peragallo 1892: 107, pl. 13: figs 3-5
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Guinardia.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Rhizosolenia flaccida Castracane
Syntype localities: "In mari Adriatico et Arafura."; (Castracane 1886: 74)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), flaccid, not able to hold up its own weight (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 05 July 2019
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 05 July 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2023