Chilionema reptans (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Sauvageau 1897
Chilionema reptans (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Sauvageau 1897: 268, fig. 25
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Asperococcus fistulosus (Hudson) W.J.Hooker.
Type locality: Brest; (Athanasiadis 1996: 178) Type: on Fucus serratus;
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting; arching and then rooting (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 08 April 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 September 2004
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 September 2004. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 August 2022