Zygnema purpureum Wolle
Zygnema purpureum Wolle 1885: 126
Published in: Wolle, F. (1885). Fresh-water algae. X. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 12(12): 125-129.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), purple (Stearn 1973).
Pleurodiscus purpureus (Wolle) Lagerheim 1895
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 February 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 November 2018.