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Levringia brasiliensis (Montagne) A.B.Joly

Publication details
Levringia brasiliensis (Montagne) A.B.Joly 1953: 39

Published in: Joly, A.B. (1953). Re-discovery of Mesogloea brasiliensis Montagne. Boletim do Instituto Oceanográfico 3: 39-43.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Levringia is Levringia natalensis (Kützing) Kylin.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Mesogloia brasiliensis Montagne

Type information
Type locality: "Hab. in littoribus, conchis inprimìs Mytilis adherentem circ Rio de Janeiro, Brasiliae, hancce speciem legit. cel. Gaudichaud." (Montagne 1843: 304). Type: PC herb. Montagne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or from Brazil (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Mesogloia brasiliensis Montagne 1843

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 29 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Ganesan, E.K. (1968). Studies on the marine algal flora of Venezuela 1. - The occurrence of the brown alga Levringia brasiliensis (Montagne) Joly in the Caribbean. Bol. Inst. Oceanog. Univ. Oriente 7: 129-136.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2019.

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