Myriogramme heterocarpa ( ex ) P.S. & L.M.Irvine, nom. inval. 1976
Myriogramme heterocarpa (Chauvin ex Duby) P.S.Dixon & L.M.Irvine in Parke & P.S. Dixon 1976: 536, nom. inval. (as 'heterocarpum' )
Published in: Parke, M. & Dixon, P.S. (1976). Check-list of British marine algae - third revision. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 56: 527-594.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Drachiella heterocarpa (Chauvin ex Duby) Maggs & Hommersand
Halymenia heterocarpa Chuvin ex Duby
Type locality: Calvados (Ernst & Feldmann 1957). Holotype: undated; CN (Ernst & Feldmann 1957
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), literally, different fruit.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: the combination was attributed to Ernst & Feldmann, but was not made by those authors.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.
Created: 25 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 September 2012 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 05 March 2021.