Bulbochaete setigera C. ex Hirn
Bulbochaete setigera C.Agardh ex Hirn Arguably crassiuscula. Oogonium. Collected by Paul Gainey, The Lizard, Cornwall, UK.
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Bulbochaete setigera C.Agardh ex Hirn 1900: 339, pl. LV : fig. 351
Published in: Hirn, K.E. (1900). Monographie und iconographie der Oedogoniaceen. Acta Societatis Scientiarum Fennicae 27: i-iv, 1-394, XXVII figs, XLIV plates.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Bulbochaete.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bearing bristles.
This is a freshwater species.
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Tiffany, L.H. (1930). The Oedogoniaceae. A monograph including all the known species of the genera Bulbochaete, Oedocladium and Oedogonium. pp. -253, 64 pls with 647 figs. Columbus, Ohio: Published by the author.
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