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Nitophyllum alliaceum P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1851

Publication details
Nitophyllum alliaceum P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1851: 365

Published in: Crouan, P.L. & Crouan, H.M. (1851). Études microscopiques sur quelques algues nouvelles ou peu connues constituant un genre nouveau. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Troisième série 15: 359-366, pls 16, 17.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nitophyllum is Nitophyllum punctatum (Stackhouse) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Myriogramme alliacea (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Athanasiadis

Type information
Type locality: Rade de Brest, Brittany, France. (Athanasiadis 1996: 116). Type: PC?

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of the genus Allium; garlic- or onion-like in shape, odour or taste (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Taxonomisk litteratur och biogeografi av Skandinaviska rödalger och brunalger. pp. 1-280, 1 map. Göteborg: Algologia.

Created: 22 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 13 March 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Magne, F. (1959). Sur la structure et la position systématique du Nitophyllum alliaceum Crouan. Revue Algologique, Nouvelle Serie 4: 222-226.

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