Zignoa percursa (C. )
Percursaria percursa (C.Agardh) Rosenvinge Northern California
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Zignoa percursa (C.Agardh) Trevisan 1842: 51
Published in: Trevisan, V.B.A. (1842). Prospetto della flora Euganea. pp. -67, [68, err.]. Padova: Col tipi del Seminario.
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Zignoa.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Percursaria percursa (C.Agardh) Rosenvinge
Conferva percursa C.Agardh
Type locality: Hofmansgave, Fyn, Denmark (Womersley 1984: 136). Lectotype: LD herb. alg. Agardh 13617 (Bliding 1963 Notes: According to Bliding (1963), the specimen is "accompanied by a drawing in C. Agardh's hand."
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rambling or ranging over (Lewis & Short 1890).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Rosenvinge, L.K. (1893). Grønlands Havalger. Meddelelser om Grønland 3: 763-981, 57 figs, 2 pls.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 19 September 2018.