Hydrodictyon reticulatum (Linnaeus) Bory 1824
Hydrodictyon reticulatum (Linnaeus) Bory
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; water garden - 13 July 2008. Karl Bruun (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Hydrodictyon reticulatum (Linnaeus) Bory 1824: 506
Published in: Bory de Saint-Vincent, J.B.G.M. (1824). Filet à résaux. In: Dictionnaire Classique d'Histoire Naturelle. (Audouin, I. et al. Eds) Vol. 6, pp. 506. Paris: Rey et Gravier; Baudouin Frères.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Hydrodictyon.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Conferva reticulata Linnaeus
Type locality: Habitat in Europae fluviis ad eorum littora [Europe] ; (Linnaeus 1753: 1165) Lectotype Voucher: OXF; (Spencer & al. 2009: 244) Notes: Cites Conferva reticulata Dillenius, a pre-Linnaean name; the illustration in Dillenius, Historia muscorum., t. 4, f. 14 (1742) is designated as lectotype by L.M. Irvine in Spencer, Irvine & Jarvis (2009: 244) of which there is a voucher in OXF "Conferva reticulata".
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), reticulate, netted, marked with a network (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 24 October 2022
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 24 October 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2023