Monostroma expansum G.S.West
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.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Freshwater, in a pool. - (16 Mar 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Burnley, Victoria, Australia (Hardy 1906: 21).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Monostroma expansum G.S.West)
Australia and New Zealand: Victoria (Day et al. 1995).
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, -288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 March 2018 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 20 April 2019.