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Myriotrichia scutata Blomquist

Publication details
Myriotrichia scutata Blomquist 1954: 37, pl. 6

Published in: Blomquist, H.L. (1954). A new species of Myriotrichia Harvey from the coast of North Carolina. Journal of the Elisha Mitchell Science Society 70: 37-41.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Myriotrichia is Myriotrichia clavaeformis Harvey.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hummia onusta (K├╝tzing) J.Fiore

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shield-shaped (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Davis, Carteret Co., North Carolina, USABlomquist; 25.viii.1953;

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
Fiore, J. (1975). A new generic name for Farlowiella onusta (Phaeophyta). Taxon 24: 497-498, no figs.

Created: 23 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 24 July 2017 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 19 February 2020.

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