Etymology:brook’i.i.N.L. gen. masc. n.brookii, The species is named for Dr. Alan Brook, Head, Department of Ecology and Behavioral Biology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, for the enthusiastic guidance he has given me and many others in the field of Phycology.
Hill H. A new Raphidiopsis species (Cyanophyta, Rivulariaceae) from Minnesota lakes. Phycologia 1972; 11:213-216.
validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)