Gyrosigma tenuissimum (W.Smith) J.W.Griffith & Henfrey 1856
Gyrosigma tenuissimum (W.Smith) J.W.Griffith & Henfrey 1856: 303, pl. 11: fig. 24
Published in: Griffith, J.W. & Henfrey, A. (1855). The micrographic dictionary: a guide to the examination and investigation of the structure and nature of microscopic objects; illustrated by forty-one plates and eight hundred and sixteen woodcuts. pp. [i]-v, -696, 41 pls. London: John van Voorst.
Publication date: 1 November 1855
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Pleurosigma tenuissimum W.Smith
Type locality: "Brackish water. Walton, Essex, Mr. Topping, April 1852."; (Smith 1853: 67)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), very fine (Lewis & Short 1890).
This is a marine species.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 03 December 2018
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 03 December 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 December 2023