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Melanothamnus simplex (Hollenberg) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs

Publication details
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

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melanothamnus is Melanothamnus somalensis Bornet & Falkenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Polysiphonia simplex Hollenberg

Type information
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).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia simplex Hollenberg 1942
Neosiphonia simplex (Hollenberg) Y.-P.Lee 2008

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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