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Mychodea fastigiata Zanardini, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Mychodea fastigiata Zanardini 1874: 501, nom. illeg.

Published in: Zanardini, G. (1874). Phyceae australicae novae vel minus cognitae. Flora 57: 486-490, 497-505.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mychodea is Mychodea carnosa J.D.Hooker & Harvey.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fastigiate, with branches clustered, parallel and erect, giving a narrow elongated habit (occasionally meaning branched reaching to the same height) (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: later homonym of Mychodea fastigiata (Harvey) J.Agardh. - (6 Jan 2011) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Hab. ins. Lord Howe - Fullagar et Lind.)" [Lord Howe Island, Australia] (Zanardini 1874: 501). Type: MCVE

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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 19 June 2019.

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