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Cystoseira opuntioides Bory ex Montagne

Publication details
Cystoseira opuntioides Bory ex Montagne 1846: 14, pl. 5: fig. 1

Published in: Montagne, [J.F.]C. (1846). Flore d'Algérie. Ordo I. Phyceae Fries. In: Exploration scientifique de l'Algérie pendant les années 1840, 1841, 1842...Sciences physiques. Botanique. Cryptogamie. (Durieu De Maisonneuve, M.C. Eds) Vol. 1, pp. 1-197. Paris: Imprimerie Royale, publiée par ordre du Gouvernement et avec le concours d'une Commission Académique.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cystoseira is Cystoseira concatenata (Linnaeus) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cystoseira zosteroides (Turner) C.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling the genus Opuntia.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: Algiers and Cherchell, Algeria (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 649).

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Source of current name
Gómez Garreta, A., Barcelo i Martí, M.C., Ribera Siguán, M.A. & Rull Lluch, J. (2001). Cystoseira C. Agardh. In: Flora Phycologica Iberica Vol. 1 Fucales. (Gómez Garreta, A. Eds) Vol.1, pp. 99-166. Murcia: Universidad de Murcia.

Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Zanardini, G. (1870). Scelta di Ficee nuove o più rare del mare Adriatico. Memorie del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 14(3): [437]-472, pls LXXIII-LXXX, B.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Barceló, M.C., Gómez Garreta, A., Rull Lluch, J. & Ribera, M.A. (1994). Mapas de distribución de algas marinas de la Península Ibérica e Islas Baleares. VI. Cystoseira C. Agardh: Grupos C. spinifero-opuntioides y C. discors-abrotanifolioides. Botanica Complutensis 19: 119-130.
Valiante, R. (1883). Sopra un' Ectocarpea parassita della Cystoseira Opuntioides (Streblonemopsis irritans). Mittheilungen aus der Zoologischen Station zu Neapel 6: 489-492, pl. 38.

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