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Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Trentepohliales
Family Trentepohliaceae
Genus Byssus

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Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers
Asexual motile spores. Barton-under-Needwood Quarry, South Staffordshire, UK. With Roger Flower and David Ryves.. 22 Jul 2014. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers
Macro view. Barton-under-Needwood Quarry, South Staffordshire, UK, With Roger Flower and David Ryves.. 22 Jul 2014. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers
Barton-under-Needwood Quarry, South Staffordshire, UK. With Roger Flower and David Ryves.. 22 Jul 2014. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers
Barton-under-Needwood Quarry, South Staffordshire, UK. With Roger Flower and David Ryves.. 22 Jul 2014. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers
Sample from Thrapston Lake, Northamptonshire, UK.. 01 Aug 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers
Mature and daughter colonies. Sample from Thrapston Lake, Northamptonshire, UK.. 01 Aug 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers
Sample from Thrapston Lake, Northamptonshire, UK.. 01 Aug 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers
Sample from Thrapston Lake, Northamptonshire, UK.. 01 Aug 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers
Red-cyan anaglyph. Sample from Thrapston Lake, Northamptonshire, UK.. 01 Aug 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers
Red-cyan anaglyph. Sample from Thrapston Lake, Northamptonshire, UK.. 01 Aug 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

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Hydrodictyon reticulatum (Linnaeus) Bory Barton-under-Needwood Quarry, South Staffordshire, UK. With Roger Flower and David Ryves.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Byssus reticulata (Linnaeus) F.H.Wiggers 1780: 92

Published in: Wiggers, F.H. (1780). Primitiae florae holsaticae; quas praeside D. Joh. Christiano Kerstens. pp. [i-viii], 1-112. Kiliae [Kiel]: litteris Mich. Frider. Bartschii Acad. Typogr.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Byssus is Byssus jolithus Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrodictyon reticulatum (Linnaeus) Bory

Basionym
Conferva reticulata Linnaeus

Type information
Type locality: Habitat in Europae fluviis ad eorum littora [Europe] (Linnaeus 1753: 1165). Lectotype Voucher: OXF (Spencer, Irvine & Jarvis 2009: 244). Notes: Cites Conferva reticulata Dillenius, a pre-Linnaean name; the illustration in Dillenius, Historia muscorum., t. 4, f. 14 (1742) is designated as lectotype by L.M. Irvine in Spencer, Irvine & Jarvis (2009: 244) of which there is a voucher in OXF "Conferva reticulata".

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), reticulate, netted, marked with a network (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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Verified by: 09 October 2010 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2019.

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