Spongioplastidium proliferum 1933
Spongioplastidium proliferum Vischer 1933: 90
Published in: Vischer, W. (1933). Über einige kritische Gattungen und die Systematik der Chaetophorales. Beihefte zum Botanischen Centralblatt, Abteilung A: Morphologie und Physiologie der Pflanzen 51: 1-101.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Spongioplastidium.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Aerophytic, on greenhouse plant tops or in catacombs, or terrestrial. - (15 Mar 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Spongioplastidium proliferum Vischer)
Europe: Switzerland (Ettl & Gärtner 1995).
South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Ahmed & al. 2008).
Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, -288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
Created: 25 May 2004 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 15 March 2018 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 28 September 2021.