Protonema C., 1824
Lectotype species: Protonema velutinum (Linnaeus) C.Agardh
Original publication:Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, -312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
Type designated in Fries, E.M. (1825). Systema orbis vegetabilis. Primas lineas novae construcitonis... I. Plantae homonemeae. pp. i-vii, 1-374. Lundae [Lund]: e typographia academica.
Taxonomic status: uncertain, requiring further investigation.
Byssus velutina Linnaeus, the basionym of Protonema velutinum (Linnaeus) C.Agardh is Pogonatum abides (Hedw.) P.Beauv., a mosss (Spencer, Irvine & Jarvis 2009: 237). - (26 Mar 2018) - M.D. Guiry
Numbers of names and species: There are 2 species names in the database at present.
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Created: 02 November 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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