Haematococcus kermesinus (Wrangel) Flowtow
Haematococcus kermesinus (Wrangel) Flowtow 1844: 416, 426
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lepraria kermesina Wrangel
Type locality: "Habitat ad montes et lapides calcareos in Srecia (Limé; Wrangel); in Germania (ad Berolinum, Florke; in Silesia, Mattuschke?); in Helvetia, Hallen? (Silva 1996-to date).see above; see above.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), carmine.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
Nakada, T. & Ota, S. (2016). What is the correct name for the type of Haematococcus Flot. (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae)?. Taxon 65(2): 343-348, 4 figs.
Created: 10 May 2016 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 May 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 February 2020.