Fosliella farinosa var. chalicodictya W.R.Taylor
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.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 24 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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.