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Monostroma expansum G.S.West

Publication details
Monostroma expansum G.S.West in A.D.Hardy 1906: 21 (as 'expansa' )

Published in: Hardy, A.D. (1906). The fresh-water algae of Victoria. Victorian Naturalist (Blackburn) 23: 18-22.
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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.

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), expanded, spread out (Stearn 1973).

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

Habitat notes
Freshwater, in a pool. - (16 Mar 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Burnley, Victoria, Australia (Hardy 1906: 21).

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Key references
Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, [1]-288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 October 2018.

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