Dicranochaete reniformis Hieronymus 1890
Dicranochaete reniformis Hieronymus 1890: 370, pls XI, XII [11, 12]
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Dicranochaete.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Hab. in fontibus, paludibus, locis uliginosis montium Sudetorum, epiphytic on mosses and hepatics & putrescent leaves & wood; (Index Nominum Algarum)see above;
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), kidney-shaped (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 24 September 2018
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 24 September 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2023