Sorocarpus micromorus (Bory) P.C.Silva 1950

Publication Details
Sorocarpus micromorus (Bory) P.C.Silva 1950: 256

Published in: Silva, P.C. (1950). Generic names of algae proposed for conservation. Hydrobiologia 2: 252-280.

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sorocarpus is Sorocarpus uvaeformis (Lyngbye) Pringsheim.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Botrytella micromora Bory.

Ectocarpus siliculosus var. uvaeformis Lyngbye

Type Information
Type locality: Hofmansgave, Denmark; (Womersley 1987: 36) Type: C; (Womersley 1987: 36)

Origin of Species Name
Noun (Latin), little mulberry-tree.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 12 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 25 October 2016

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 25 October 2016. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 26 May 2024

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