Erythrocladia irregularis Rosenvinge 1909
Erythrocladia irregularis Rosenvinge 1909: 72, figs 11, 12
Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. (1909). The marine algae of Denmark. Contributions to their natural history. Part I. Introduction. Rhodophyceae I. (Bangiales and Nemalionales). Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Skrifter, 7. Række, Naturvidenskabelig og Mathematisk Afdeling 7: 1-151, 73 figs, 2 pls, 2 folded charts.
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Erythrocladia.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Møllegrund, off Hirshals, Skagerrak, Denmark; (Rosenvinge 1909: 72-73) Syntype: L.K. Rosenvinge; 8 August 1899; On Polysiphonia stricta; C; (Brodie & Irvine 2003: 59) Notes: Womersley (1994: 26) notes that the type material was found on Polysiphonia urceolata, 11-15 m deep.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), irregular (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 09 April 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 03 January 2022
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 03 January 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 January 2023