Hecatonema maculans (Collins) Sauvageau 1897
Hecatonema maculans (Collins) Sauvageau 1897: 248, figs 18-22
Published in: Sauvageau, C. (1898 '1897'). Sur quelques Myrionémacées. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, série 8 5: 161-288.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Hecatonema.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hecatonema terminale (Kützing) Kylin.
Phycocelis maculans Collins
Type locality: Spectacle I., Penobscot Bay, Maine, U.S.A; (Womersley 1987: 316) Type: FH?; (Yoshida 1998: 270) Notes: Womersley (1987: 316) notes that the type was growing in a shallow pool on Rhodymenia palmata ; in NY?
Origin of Species Name
Participle (Latin), spotted, blotched, or bearing spots.
This is a marine species.
Created: 12 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 17 February 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 February 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 March 2023