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Podosira moniliformis Ehrenberg 1840

Publication details
Podosira moniliformis Ehrenberg 1840

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Podosira.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), moniliform, cylindrical but contracted at regular intervals like a string of beads (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Trochiscia moniliformis Montagne 1837

Nomenclatural notes
Trochiscia moniliformis Montagne, the intended basionym, is illegitimate, and thus this is treated as a new name solely attributed to Ehrenberg. - (4 Mar 2011) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 04 March 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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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 27 November 2020.

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