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basonym

[′bās·ə‚nim]
(systematics)
The original, validly published name of a taxon.
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Serebriakova and Sizov (1940) elevated Vavilov's taxon from a variety to a subspecies, but without his name in the basionym: C.
Until now, two species are accepted: Zygotorulaspora florentinus (Basionym: Zygosaccharomyces florentinus) and Zygotorulaspora mrakii (Basionym: Zygosaccharomyces mrakii).
In addition to its basionym, the latter author treated various binomials as synonyms: Piper papantlense C.
Although secalonic acids are mostly present in fungi, three of the members, have been isolated from cetrarioid lichens, wherein secalonic acid A 58 from Allocetraria denticulata (Basionym: Cetraria denticulata) (Divakar et al.
The species has the basionym Gynmodinium sanguineum Hirasaka and several synonyms: Gynmodinium splendens Lebour, Gynmodinium nelsonii Martin, and Glenodinium sanguineum Marchesoni.
In the International Plant Nomenclature Index (IPNI) [46], its ID code is 273592-2 and its basionym is Cactus bleo (Kunth).
Basionym: Canistrum flavipetalum Wand., Hoehnea 35 (4): 537, fig.
Polycauliona maheui, the basionym of Rhizoplaca maheui comb.