Haplocladium (Müller Hal.) Müller Hal., 1896: 116
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
Comments: Name used equivocally by Nägeli (1862) both for a subgenus of Pterothamnion [to include P. flocccosum (O. F. Mueller) Nägeli] and as a genus for the combination Haplocladium floccosum (O. F. Mueller) Nägeli based upon Callithamnion floccosum [= Antithamnion floccosum (O. F. Mueller) Kleen] (vide Moe and Silva 1980).
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There are 5 species (and infraspecific) names in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is currently accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
Haplocladium floccosum (O.F.Müller) Nägeli P
Haplocladium floccosum (Müll.) Schiffner P
Haplocladium spirographide Schiffner P
Haplocladium spirographidis Schiffner C
Haplocladium subulatum (Harvey) Schiffner P
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 March 2014.