Arthrocladia villosa (Hudson) Duby 1830

Arthrocladia villosa (Hudson) Duby

Current name: Arthrocladia villosa (Hudson) Duby
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Publication Details
Arthrocladia villosa (Hudson) Duby 1830: 971

Published in: Duby, J.É. (1830). Augusti Pyrami de Candolle Botanicon gallicum seu synopsis plantarum in flora gallica descriptarum. Editio secunda. Ex herbariis et schedis Candollianis. Pars secunda plantas cellulares continens. pp. vi, [545]-1068, lviii. Paris: VF Desray.

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Publication date: 1830

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Arthrocladia.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Conferva villosa Hudson

Type Information
Type locality: Cornwall, England; (Womersley 1987: 267) Type: Hudson; BM or lost?; (Womersley 1987: 267)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), villous, shaggy with farily long soft straight not interwoven ascending hairs (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 31 March 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 17 February 2020

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 February 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 24 June 2024

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