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Hormiscia penicilliformis var. youngiana (Dillwyn) Rabenhorst 1846

Publication details
Hormiscia penicilliformis var. youngiana (Dillwyn) Rabenhorst 1847: 115 (as 'Hormiscia penicilliformis c. youngiana' )

Published in: Rabenhorst, G.L. (1846 '1847'). Deutschlands Kryptogamen-Flora oder Handbuch zur Bestimmung der kryptogamischen Gewächse Deutschlands, der Schweiz, des Lombardisch-Venetianischen Königreichs und Istriens. Zweiter Band. Zweite Abteilung: Algen. pp. [ii]-xix, [xx, err.], [1]-200, [201]-216, index. Leipzig: Verlag von Eduard Kummer.
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Publication date: Oct-Nov 1846

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Hormiscia is Hormiscia penicilliformis (Roth) Fries.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Urospora penicilliformis (Roth) Areschoug

Basionym
Conferva youngiana Dillwyn

Type information
Syntype localities: On the lime-stone rocks near Dunraven Castle, Glamorganshire W.W. Young. On the piles of the jetty at Great Yarmouth, and Comer, Norfolk, W.J. Hooker

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a pencil or an artist’s camel-hair brush (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine 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.

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