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Hypoglossum vieillardii Kützing

Publication details
Hypoglossum vieillardii Kützing 1863: 19

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1863). Diagnosen und Bemerkungen zu drei und siebenzig neun Algenspecies. Zu der öffentlichen Prüfung sämmtlicher Klassen der Realschule zu Nordhausen. pp. [1]-19. Nordhausen: Realschule zu Nordhausen.

Publication date: Mai 1863

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Hypoglossum is Hypoglossum woodwardii Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caloglossa vieillardii (Kützing) Setchell

Eponomy
Named for Eugène Vieillard (1819-1896), a French naval surgeon and naturalist who collected in New Caledonia and Tahiti and was director of the Jardin Botanique de Caen.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: Wagap, New Caledonia (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 542). Holotype: Vieillard; 1863; L 935,329-1 (barcode L 0055716) (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 542). Notes: Holotype: Vieillard # 2026.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Hypoglossum vieillardii Kützing)
Pacific Islands: New Caledonia (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005).

Source of current name
Setchell, W.A. (1924). American Samoa: Part I. Vegetation of Tutuila Island Part II. Ethnobotany of the Samoans Part III. Vegetation of Rose Atoll. Publications of the Carnegie Institution of Washington 341: [i]-vi, [1]-275, 57 figs, 3 tables, 37 plates.

Key references
Millar, A.J.K. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (2005). Marine benthic macroalgae collected by Vieillard from New Caledonia and described as new species by Kützing. Phycologia 44: 536-549.

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Verified by: 08 March 2008 by M.D. Guiry

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