Rhodochorton islandicum Rosenvinge
Rhodochorton islandicum Rosenvinge 1900: 75, figs 1-4
Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. (1900). Note sur une Floridée aérienne (Rhodochorton islandicum nov. sp.). Botanisk Tidsskrift 23(1): 61-81.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to Iceland (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Børgesen, F. (1902). Marine algae. Part II. In: Botany of the Faeroes based upon Danish investigations. (Warming, E. Eds), pp. 339-532. Copenhagen: Carlsbergfondet.
Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Jónsson, H. (1911). Nogle bemaerkninger om Rhodochorton islandicum og dens Voxested paa Vestmannaeyjar. pp. 119-122. Copenhagen.
Rosenvinge, L.K. (1900). Note sur une Floridée aérienne (Rhodochorton islandicum nov. sp.). Botanisk Tidsskrift 23(1): 61-81.
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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 21 November 2018.