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Plocamium biserratum Dickie

Publication details
Plocamium biserratum Dickie 1874

Published in: Dickie, G. (1874). Enumeration of algae collected at the Cape Verde Islands by H.N. Moseley, M.A., Naturalist to H.M.S. "Challenger". Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 14: 344-349.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Plocamium is Plocamium vulgare J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Plocamium concinnum Areschoug

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands (Dickie 1874: 346). Type: H.N. Moseley; Shallow water. BM? (Dickie 1874: 346).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2002). A description of Plocamium fimbriatum sp. nov. (Plocamiales, Rhodophyta), from the Sultanate of Oman, with a census of currently recognized species of the genus. Nova Hedwigia 75: 333-356.

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Wendy 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.

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