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Actinococcus hennedyi Harvey

Publication details
Actinococcus hennedyi Harvey 1857: 202, pl. 13 A: figs 1-3

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1857). Short descriptions of some new British algae. Natural History Review 4: 201-204, pls XII, XIII.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Actinococcus is Actinococcus roseus Suhr ex K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Haemescharia hennedyi (Harvey) K.L.Vinogradova & Yacovleva

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Bute, Cumbrae, Scotland Lectotype: TCD (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 245).

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
Vinogradova, K.L. & Yakovleva, T.A. (1989). O sistematicheskom polozhenii Petrocelis hennedyi i P. polygyna (Rhodophyta, Cruoriaceae). Botanicheskij Zhurnal SSSR 74: 744-753, 12 figs.

Key references
Gatty, A. (1863). British Sea-weeds. Drawn from Professor Harvey's "Phycologia britannica." With descriptions, an amateur's synopsis, rules for laying our sea-weeds, an order for arranging them in the herbarium, and an appendix of new species. pp. [i]-xlviii, pls I-LXXX; Appendix [161]-166. London: Bell and Daldy, 186 Fleet Street.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2019.

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