Asperococcus plantagineus ( ) 1835
Punctaria plantaginea (Roth) Greville Peter the Great Bay, Russia
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Asperococcus plantagineus (Roth) Fries 1835: 307
Published in: Fries, E.M. (1835). Corpus florarum provincialium Sueciae. I. Floram scanicam. pp. [i]-xxiv, -394. Upsaliae [Uppsala]: typis Palmblad, Serell & C.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Punctaria plantaginea (Roth) Greville
Ulva plantaginea Roth
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling plantain.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Source of current name
Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, -218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
Created: 25 June 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 20 April 2021.