Hydrodictyon pentagonum Vaucher
Hydrodictyon pentagonum Vaucher 1803: 88, pl. 9
Published in: Vaucher, J.-P. [É.] (1803). Histoire des conferves d'eau douce. Contenant leurs différens modes de reproduction, et la description de leurs principales espèces, suivie de l'histoire des trémelles et des ulves d'eau douce. pp. [i]-xv, -285 , pls I-XVII plates. Genève [Geneva]: chez J.J. Paschoud, Libraire.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrodictyon reticulatum (Linnaeus) Bory
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), five-angled.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
John, D.M. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2002). Order Chlorococcales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 327-409. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 December 2012 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 21 May 2019.