Hydrocoleum holdenii Tilden Panama. Apical cell rounded or dome-shaped with hemispherical cap (calyptra).
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Hydrocoleum holdenii Tilden 1901: 254 (as 'holdeni' )
Published in: Tilden, J.E. (1901). Hydrocoleum holdeni nom. nov. Rhodora 3: 254 only.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Blennothrix major (Holden) Anagnostidis & Komárek
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Tilden (1901: 254) pointed out that Holden's Hydrcoleum majus was predated by by Hydrocoleum majus Martens 1870 and she proposed this substitute name, but the earlier Martens name was rendered invalid by the introduction of a later starting point date for the group of 1892 thus making Holden's name legitimate. - (2 May 2014) - M.D. Guiry
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
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (2005). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 2. Teil/2nd Part: Oscillatoriales. Vol. 19 pp. 1-759. München: Elsevier Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.
Geitler, L. (1932). Cyanophyceae. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. Ed. 2. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 14, pp. 673-1196, i-[vi]. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft.
Created: 26 January 2005 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 02 May 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2020.