Melanothamnus simplex ( ) Díaz-Tapia &
Melanothamnus simplex (Hollenberg) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs 2017: 9, table 4
Published in: Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.
Publication date: February 2017
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Polysiphonia simplex Hollenberg
Type locality: Laguna Beach, Orange County, California, U.S.A (Dawson 1944: 331). Holotype: 14.v.1937; US 61238 (: 9). Notes: Hollenberg's herbarium is now in US.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), simple, undivided, unbranched, of one piece or series, not consisting of several distinct parts (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 May 2017 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2019.