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Monostroma amorphum Collins

Publication details
Monostroma amorphum Collins in Collins, Holden & Setchell 1911: no. 1730

Published in: Collins, F.S., Holden, I. & Setchell, W.A. (1911). Phycotheca boreali-americana. A collection of dried specimens of the algae of North America. Vol. Fasc. XXXV-XXXVI, Nos 1701-1800. Malden, Massachusetts.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Monostroma is Monostroma bullosum (Roth) Thuret.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

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

Distributional notes
Known only from the USA. - (16 Mar 2018) - M.D. Guiry

Habitat notes
Freshwater, on a dripping water pipe. - (16 Mar 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: "University of California, Berkeley, California" (Collins, Holden & Setchell 1911: no. 1730).N.L. Gardner; Jan. 6, 1906; dripping water pipe. UC? (Collins, Holden & Setchell 1911: no. 1730).

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Key references
Collins, F.S. (1912). The green algae of North America, supplementary paper. Tufts College Studies (Science) 3: 69-109, 2 pls.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2018.

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