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Cystoclonium purpureum f. cirrhosum (Lily Newton) A.D.Zinova 1955

Publication details
Cystoclonium purpureum f. cirrhosum (Lily Newton) A.D.Zinova 1955: 126, fig. 112

Published in: Zinova, A.D. (1955). Opredelitel' burykh vodorosley severnykh morey SSSR [Manual for identification of the brown algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. Vol. 2 pp. 220, 169 figures. Moscow & Leningrad: Izdatel'stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR. [in Russian]
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Publication date: 1955

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cystoclonium is Cystoclonium purpurascens (Hudson) K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cystoclonium purpureum (Hudson) Batters

Basionym
Cystoclonium purpureum var. cirrhosum Lily Newton

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), purple (Stearn 1985).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Name included by Batters (1902:69) as Cystoclonium purpureum ß cirrhosa (J.Agardh); mention of two varietal names in J.Agardh (1851: 308, as cirrhosa and scorpioides) refers to a variety that might pass under the names cirrhosa or scorpioides and does not constitute valid publication. - (27 Jul 2015) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
Formation of terminal tendrils is frequently found in populations of this species and does not constitute grounds for recognition of a separate taxonomic entity. - (18 Jan 2016) - M.D. Guiry

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.

Key references
Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.

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