Bangia vermicularis 1853
Bangia vermicularis Harvey Northern California
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Bangia vermicularis Harvey 1853: 55, pl. 49: fig. A
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1853). Nereis boreali-americana; or, contributions towards a history of the marine algae of the atlantic and pacific coasts of North America. Part II. Rhodospermeae. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 5(5): [i-ii], -258, pls XIII-XXXVI.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: USA: California: Golden Gate (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: A.D. Frye; TCD (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), worm-shaped, almost cylindrical and bent in places, marked with irregular waves or bent lines (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Lynch, M.D.J., Sheath, R.G. & Muller, K.M. (2008). Phylogenetic position and ISSR-estimated intraspecific genetic variation of Bangia maxima (Bangiales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 47: 599-613.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 April 2015 by G.M. Guiry
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