Urospora speciosa ( ) Leblond ex Hamel
Urospora speciosa (Carmichael) Leblond ex Hamel 1931: 34
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulothrix speciosa (Carmichael) Kützing
Lyngbya speciosa Carmichael
Type locality: Appin, Argyll, Scotland (Harvey 1833: 371).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), showy, splendid (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Created: 11 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Berger-Perrot, Y. (1981). Mise sur le problème concernant l'Ulothrix speciosa (Carm. ex Harvey) Kützing et l'Urospora kornmanii Berger-Perrot. Etude comparée de la réproduction et du cycle de développement des deux espèces sur les côtes de Bretagne. Phycologia 20: 147-164.
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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 20 May 2019.