Elaionema villosum (Hudson) Berkeley 1833

Arthrocladia villosa (Hudson) Duby

Arthrocladia villosa (Hudson) DubyCross-section at M.O., Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2015Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication Details
Elaionema villosum (Hudson) Berkeley 1833: 49

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Elaionema.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Arthrocladia villosa (Hudson) Duby.

Conferva villosa Hudson

Type Information
Type locality: Cornwall, England; (Womersley 1987: 267) Type: Hudson; BM or lost?; (Womersley 1987: 267)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), villous, shaggy with farily long soft straight not interwoven ascending hairs (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 31 August 2019 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 31 August 2019

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 31 August 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 February 2023

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