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Kallonema obscurum Dickie

Publication details
Kallonema obscurum Dickie 1874: 365

Published in: Dickie, G. (1874 '1875'). Enumeration of algae from Fernando de Noronha, collected by H.N. Moseley, M.A., naturalist to H.M.S. "Challenger". Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 14: 363-365.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Kallonema is Kallonema ralfsii (Harvey) Dickie.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dark, shady, indisctinct (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
"Frons capillaris, undulata, pallide virescens, vage et irregulariter ramosa, e cellulis subquadratis laxe connexis formata. The specimens are very fragmentary, mixed with some of the following in rock-pools." - (3 Jun 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Verified by: 03 June 2014 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 March 2019.

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