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Pringsheimia scutata Reinke

Specimen

MNHN-PC-PC0116279
Collins F.S., Holden I. & Setchell W.A., Phycoth. Bor.-Amer., ed.1**, 1524
This species and Ochlochaete ferox Huber grow together, the Pringsheimia being the more abundant. They can be distinguished under a hand lens, the Ochlochaete being darker green and more prominent.

Taxonomy

Pringsheimia scutata Reinke

Origin

Massachusetts
Eastham
"Salt Pond"
1908-8-16
On Zostera.

Determination

Collins, Holden & Setchell