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Laurencia pumila (Grunow) Papenfuss

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Laurencieae
Genus Laurencia

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Laurencia pumila (Grunow) Papenfuss
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Laurencia pumila (Grunow) Papenfuss KwaZulu-Natal
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Publication details
Laurencia pumila (Grunow) Papenfuss 1943: 91-92

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laurencia is Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Basionym
Laurencia flexuosa var. pumila Grunow

Type information
Type locality: Port Natal (Durban), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 520).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dwarf.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Laurencia flexuosa var. pumila Grunow 1867

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry

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

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 November 2018.

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