Linckia granulata ( ) Wiggers
Linckia granulata (Linnaeus) Wiggers 1780
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.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Botrydium granulatum (Linnaeus) Greville
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), granulate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a terrestrial species.
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.
Source of current name
Ettl, H. (1978). Xanthophyceae. In: Süsswasserflora von Mitteleurope. Begründer von A. Pascher. Band 3, Teil 1. (Ettl, H., Gerloff, J & Heynig, H. Eds), pp. [i]-xiv, -530. Jena: VEB Gustav Fischer Verlag.
Created: 24 October 2016 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 October 2016 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 20 April 2019.