Myriotrichia repens Hauck 1879

Publication Details
Myriotrichia repens Hauck 1879: 242, pl. 4: figs 1, 2 (as 'Myriotrichia ? repens')

Published in: Hauck, F. (1879). Beiträge zur Kenntniss der adriatischen Algen. XII. Österreichische Botanische Zeitschrift 29: 242-245, 1 pl [Taf. 4].

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Publication date: August 1877

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Myriotrichia is Myriotrichia clavaeformis Harvey.

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

Type Information
Type locality: "...auf Liebmannia Leveillei J. Ag., Castagnea mediterranea (Kütz.) Hauck, Nemacystus ramulosus Derb, et Sol. im Mai und Juni an der istrianischen Küste nicht selten." [Coast of Istria]; (Hauck 1879: 243)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 07 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 30 July 2015

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 30 July 2015. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 06 December 2023

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