Heterochordaria abietina ( ex ) & N.L.Gardner 1924
Heterochordaria abietina (Ruprecht ex Farlow) Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 6
Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). Phycological contributions, VII. University of California Publications in Botany 13: 1-13.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Heterochordaria.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Analipus japonicus (Harvey) M.J.Wynne
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling fir trees (Neal 1993).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
(as Heterochordaria abietina (Ruprecht ex Farlow) Setchell & N.L.Gardner)
English: Far Needle (Arasaki & Arasaki 1983).
Japanese: Matsumo (Arasaki & Arasaki 1983).
Scagel, R.F. (1957). An annotated list of the marine algae of British Columbia and northern Washington (including keys to genera). Bulletin, National Museum of Canada 150: [i]-vi, 1-289.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 30 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 September 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Abe, K. (1935). Kopulation der Schwarmer aus unilokulärem Sporangium von Heterochordaria abietina.. The Science Reports of the Tohoku Imp. Univ., ser. 4 (Biology) 10(2): 287-290. [in German]
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2021.