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Myrionema reptans (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Foslie

Publication details
Myrionema reptans (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Foslie 1894: 130

Published in: Foslie, M. (1894). New or critical Norwegian algae. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1893: 114-144, 3 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Myrionema is Myrionema strangulans Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Asperococcus fistulosus (Hudson) W.J.Hooker

Basionym
Ectocarpus reptans P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Type information
Type locality: Brest (Athanasiadis 1996: 178). Type: on Fucus serratus.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting; arching and then rooting (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 30 April 2001 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 15 May 2015 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 22 February 2019.

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