Melanothamnus concinnus ( ) Díaz-Tapia &
Melanothamnus concinnus (Hollenberg) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs in Díaz-Tapia et al. 2017: 6
Published in: Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Polysiphonia concinna Hollenberg
Type locality: USA: California: La Jolla: near Scripps Institute of Oceanography (epiphytic) (Silva 1996-to date). Holotype: 26.xii.1936; US 61210 (: table 4). Notes: Collector: Hollenberg 2015 (INA).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful, elegant, harmonious, skilfully put together (Tilmann et al. 2014).
Polysiphonia concinna Hollenberg 1944
Polysiphonia johnstonii var. concinna (Hollenberg) Hollenberg 1961
Neosiphonia concinna (Hollenberg) J.N.Norris 2014
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 July 2019.