Herponema maculans J. , nom. illeg. 1880
Herponema maculans J.Agardh 1880: 56, pl. III : fig. 4, nom. illeg.
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1882). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Andra afdelningen.). Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 17(4): 1-134, 3 plates.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Herponema maculiforme (J.Agardh) Laing
Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), spotted, blotched, or bearing spots.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of name for Elachista maculiformis J.Agardh, 1878. - (23 Feb 2021) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Laing, R.M. (1930). A reference List of New Zealand marine algae. Supplement 1.. Transactions and Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute 30: 575-583.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 March 2021.