Delesseria penicillata Zanardini 1861: 109, pl. XIII 
Published in: Zanardini, G. (1861). Scelta di Ficee nuove o più rare del mare Adriatico. Decade seconda. Memorie del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 10: -124, pls IX-XVI.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hypoglossum hypoglossoides (Stackhouse) Collins & Hervey
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a pencil or an artist'’s camel-hair brush (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Zanardini, G. (1861). Scelta di Ficee nuove o più rare del mare Adriatico. Decade seconda. Memorie del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 10: -124, pls IX-XVI.
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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 November 2019.