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Olivia violacea S.F.Gray, nom. illeg. 1821

Publication details
Olivia violacea S.F.Gray 1821: 350, nom. illeg.

Published in: Gray, S.F. (1821). A natural arrangement of British plants, according to their relations to each other, as pointed out by Jussieu, De Candolle, Brown, &c. including those cultivated for use; with an introduction to botany, in which the terms newly introduced are explained; illustrated by figures. pp. vol. 1: [i]-xxviii, [1]- 824, pls I-XXI plates. London: Printed for Baldwin, Cradock & Joy, Paternoster-Row.
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Publication date: 1 Nov. 1821

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Olivia is Olivia botryoides (Linnaeus) S.F.Gray.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Trentepohlia jolithus (Linnaeus) Wallroth

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), violet, refers to the blue-red colours nearer blue (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Superfluous name for Byssus iolithus Linnaeus. - (14 May 2006) - Wendy Guiry

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Verified by: 14 May 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2021.

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