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Galaxaura coarctata Kjellman

Publication details
Galaxaura coarctata Kjellman 1900: 57

Published in: Kjellman, F.R. (1900). Om Floridé-släget Galaxaura, dess organografi och systematik. Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 33(1): 1-109, 20 pls.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Galaxaura is Galaxaura rugosa (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Galaxaura rugosa (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Included in the synonym of Galaxaura divaricata (Linnaeus) Huisman et R.A.Townsend by Gallardo et al. (2016: 16). - (27 Sep 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Islas Canarias, sin precisar localidad (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 156). Type: UPS (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 156).

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Source of current name
Papenfuss, G.F., Mshigeni, K.E. & Chiang, Y.M. (1982). Revision of the red algal genus Galaxaura with special reference to the species occurring in the western Indian Ocean. Botanica Marina 25: 401-444, 46 figs.

Key references
Gallardo, T., Bárbara, I., Afonso-Carrillo, J., Bermejo, R., Altamirano, M., Gómez Garreta, A., Barceló Martí, M.C., Rull Lluch, J., Ballesteros, E. & De la Rosa, J. (2016). Nueva lista crítica de las algas bentónicas marinas de España. A new checklist of benthic marine algae of Spain. Algas. Boletín Informativo de la Sociedad Española de Ficología 51: 7-52, 1 fig., 6 tables.

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Verified by: 27 September 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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