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Leathesia amplissima Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Publication details
Leathesia amplissima Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 3

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). XXIX Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Gulf of California in 1921. The marine algae. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Fourth Series 12(29): 695-949, pls 12-88, map.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Leathesia is Leathesia tuberiformis S.F.Gray.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Leathesia marina (Lyngbye) Decaisne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), handsome (Lewis & Short 1890).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: Pacific Grove, California, USA (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 3). Holotype: N.L. Gardner 4737; June; UC (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 3).

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.

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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 17 June 2019.

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