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Myriotrichia densa Batters

Publication details
Myriotrichia densa Batters 1895: 169 [313, fig. 11-13]

Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1895). Some new British algae. Annals of Botany 9: 168-169.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Myriotrichia is Myriotrichia clavaeformis Harvey.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Leblondiella densa (Batters) Hamel

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Batters gives a very short description of this in Annals of Botany, Vol. 9, No. 33, p. 169, 1895. He also states his intention to give a full description and figs in a later number of this journal. This he does in Vol. 9, No. 34, pp. 313 and 320. - (6 Sep 2007) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Weymouth, Cumbrae, Arran; Swanage (Batters 1895: 313). Type: E.A. Batters; T.H. Buffham; Thickly fringing the old fronds of Zostera marina. (Batters 1895: 313). Notes: Batters collected it at Weymouth in September 1892

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Source of current name
Hamel, G. (1939). Phéophycées de France. Fasc. V. pp. i-xlvii + 337-431, [432, expl. pl.], [i]-xliv, xlvii], figs 56-60, 10 pls. Paris: [Publié par l'auteur].

Key references
Batters, E.A.L. (1895). On some new British marine algae. Annals of Botany 9: 307-321, Plate 11 (2 pages).

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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 29 January 2020.

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