156,524 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,022 images, 60,459 bibliographic items, 447,769 distributional records.

Hormosiphon margaritaceus Kützing, nom. inval.

Publication details
Hormosiphon margaritaceus Kützing 1849: 301, nom. inval.

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
 Download PDF

Publication date: 23-24 July 1849

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Hormosiphon is .

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nostoc margaritaceum (Kützing) Rabenhorst

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pearly.

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

Taxonomic notes
Invalid: pre-starting-point name. - (6 Aug 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial 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
Rabenhorst, L. (1865). Flora europaea algarum aquae dulcis et submarinae. Sectio II. Algas phycochromaceas complectens. pp. 1-319, 71 figs. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: Apud Eduardum Kummerum.

Created: 06 August 2014 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 06 August 2014 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 899 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=150321

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2019.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio