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Fosliella farinosa var. chalicodictya W.R.Taylor

Publication details
Fosliella farinosa var. chalicodictya W.R.Taylor 1939: 10, figs 13, 14; pl. 1: figs 1-3

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1942). Caribbean marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expedition, 1939. Allan Hancock Atlantic Expedition Report 2: 1-193, 20 plates.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Fosliella is Fosliella farinosa (J.V.Lamouroux) M.Howe.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrolithon farinosum var. chalicodictyum (W.R.Taylor) Serio

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), mealy, covered with farina (flour-like, powdery covering) (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Fosliella farinosa var. chalicodictya W.R.Taylor)
Europe: Corsica (Coppejans 1979), France (Anon. 2017), Spain (Gallardo et al. 1985, Ballesteros 1989).

Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Lewis 1984).

Source of current name
Serio, D. (1994). On the structure, typology and periodism of Cystoseira spinosa Sauvageau community and of Cystoseira zosteroides C. Agardh community from eastern coast of Sicily (Mediterranean Sea). Giornale Botanico Italiano 128: 941-973, 12 figs, 6 tables.

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Verified by: 02 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 June 2019.

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