Bangia calophylla ex 1826
Prasiola calophylla (Carmichael ex Greville) Kützing Claddagh, Co. Galway, Ireland; concrete beside a wall
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Bangia calophylla Carmichael ex Greville 1826: pl. 220
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1826). Scottish cryptogamic flora, or coloured figures and descriptions of cryptogamic plants, belonging chiefly to the order Fungi; and intended to serve as a continuation of English Botany. Vol. 4. Edinburgh & London: MacLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin, Craddock & Joy.
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Prasiola calophylla (Carmichael ex Greville) Kützing
Type locality: On a block of stone near the Clergyman's house on the Island of Lismore. October (Greville 1826: pl. 220). Type: E Notes: The island of Lismore lies in Lough Linnhe east of Mull in Argyll & Bute, Scotland.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), With beautiful leaves (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a terrestrial 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
Kützing, F.T. (1845). Phycologia germanica, d. i. Deutschlands Algen in bündigen Beschreibungen. Nebst einer Anleitung zum Untersuchen und Bestimmen dieser Gewächse für Anfänger. pp. [i]-x, -340 ['240']. Nordhausen: zu finden bei Wilh. Köhne.
Created: 27 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 September 2021 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.