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Myriotrichia repens Hauck

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, pl. 4.
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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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Dichosporangium repens (Hauck) Hauck 1884

Taxonomic notes
Womersley (1987: 304) cites Myriotrichia repens (Hauck) Karsakoff as a synonym of Myriotrichia clavaeformis Harvey 1834.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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).

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Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., Catra, M., Alongi, G. & Giaccone, G. (2012). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Phaeophyceae. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia 45: 1-508.

Jaasund, E. (1965). Aspects of the marine algal vegetation of North Norway. Botanica Gothoburgensia. Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis 4: 1-174.

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

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