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.
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 February 2019.