Didymosporangium repens F.D.Lambert
Didymosporangium repens F.D.Lambert 1912: 114, pl. III
Published in: Lambert, F.D. (1912). Didymosporangium repens: new genus and species of Chaetophoraceae. Tufts College Studies, Science Series 3(2): 111-115.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Didymosporangium.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Naples, Italy, on Antithamnion plumula (Lambert 1912: 114).
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.
Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.
Created: 16 September 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 June 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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Lambert, F.D. (1912). Didymosporangium repens: new genus and species of Chaetophoraceae. Tufts College Studies, Science Series 3(2): 111-115.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2019.