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Pleonosporium hirtum (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Laing

Publication details
Pleonosporium hirtum (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Laing 1905: 393, pl. 27: fig. 1

Published in: Laing, R.M. (1905). On the New Zealand species of Ceramiaceae. Trans. & Proc. N.Z. Inst. 37: 384-408, 8 plates.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pleonosporium is Pleonosporium borreri (Smith) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lophothamnion hirtum (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Womersley

Basionym
Callithamnion hirtum J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Auckland Is (Womersley 1998: 299). Holotype: Herb. Hooker, BM (Womersley 1998: 299).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), hairy.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. 535. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

Key references
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 October 2019.

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