Spongia vermicularis 1772
Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser Madeira
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Spongia vermicularis Scopoli 1772: 412, pl. 64: fig. 1454
Published in: Scopoli, J.A. (1772). Flora carniolica exhibens plantas carniolae indigenas et distributas in classes naturales cum differentiis specificis, synonymis recentiorum, locis natalibus, nomimbus incolarum, observationibus selectis, viribus tredicis. Editio secunda aucta et reformata. Vol. 2 pp. [i], [i]-496, pl. 33-65. Viennae [Vienna]: sumptibus Joannis Thomae Trattner.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), worm-shaped, almost cylindrical and bent in places, marked with irregular waves or bent lines (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine 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
Beck, G. von & Zahlbruckner, A. (1898). Schedae ad "Kryptogamas exsiccatas" editae a Museo Palatino Vindobonensi, Centuria IV. Annalen des Kaiserlich-Königlichen Naturhistorischen Hofmuseums 13: 443-472, 2 figs.
Created: 23 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 November 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 04 August 2021.