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Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt 1826

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Fungi
Phylum Fungi Phylum
Class Fungi Class
Order Fungi Order
Family Fungi Family
Genus Verrucaria


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Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt
Cabrillo National Monument, California.. 07 Sep 2018. © National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior.

Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland. 12 Feb 2012. M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie). © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt
North of Spain, 2006. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt
Hildenbrandia rubra on stones, Spiddal.. 03 Apr 2011. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt
Spain, North of Galicia, 2009. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt
TS tetrasporangial cavities, Spain, Galicia, Ría de Coruña, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt
surface view of tetrasporangial cavities, Spain, Galicia, Ría de Coruña, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt
Claddagh, Galway, Ireland; on upper-shore granitic boulders with the invasive barnacle Elminius modestus Darwin. 27 Jan 2008. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Hildenbrandia rubra (Sommerfelt) Meneghini Hildenbrandia rubra on stones, Spiddal.
© M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Verrucaria rubra Sommerfelt 1826: 140

Published in: Sommerfelt, C. (1826). Supplementum Florae lapponicae quam edidit Dr. Georgius Wahlenberg auctore. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-xii, [1]-331, [332, err.], 3 pls. Christianiae [Oslo]: typis Borgianis et Gröndahlianis.

Publication date: March 1826

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Verrucaria is .

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hildenbrandia rubra (Sommerfelt) Meneghini

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Hab. in lapidibus a fluxu maris inundatis ad litora Nordlandiae frequenter [Nordland, Norway] (Sommerfelt 1826: 140). Lectotype: O (Irvine & Pueschel 1994: 240). Notes: According to Irvine & Pueschel (1994: the lectotype: is from Norway (Saltdal). Sherwood & Sheath (2003: 411) give the following data: Holotype: Yaltdalen. Sommerfelt (vii. 1822); in O (no number given).

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
Meneghini, G. (1841). [Algologia Dalmatica]. In: Sezione di botanica, e fisiologia vegetabile. Adunanza del dì 16 Settembre 1841. In: Atti della Terza Riunione degli Scienziati Italiani, tenuta in Firenze nel Settembre del 1841. (Savi, P. Eds), pp. 417-436. Firenze: Galileiana.

Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 31 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 November 2020.

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