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Bangia micans Lyngbye 1819

Publication details
Bangia micans Lyngbye 1819: 84, pl. 25A

Published in: Lyngbye, H.C. (1819). Tentamen hydrophytologiae danicae continens omnia hydrophyta cryptogama Daniae, Holsatiae, Faeroae, Islandiae, Groenlandiae hucusque cognita, systematice disposita, descripta et iconibus illustrata, adjectis simul speciebus norvegicis. pp. [i]-xxxii, [1]-248, 70 pls. Hafniae [Copenhagen]: typis Schultzianis, in commissis Librariae Gyldendaliae.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Bangia is Bangia atropurpurea (Mertens ex Roth) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Berkeleya micans (Lyngbye) Grunow

Type information
Denmark: Skagerrak on leaves of Ruppia maritima and Zostera marina.

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

Taxonomic notes
Taxon inquirendum (Athanasiadis, 1996).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Cox, E.J. (1975). Further studies on the genus Berkeleya Grev. British Phycological Journal 10: 205-217.

Created: 01 April 2000 by Robert Wilkes

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.

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