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Lomentaria divaricata (Durant) M.J.Wynne

Publication details
Lomentaria divaricata (Durant) M.J.Wynne 2013: 114

Published in: Wynne, M.J. (2013). An older name for Lomentaria baileyana (Harvey) Farlow (Rhodymeniales, Rhodophyta). Brittonia 65: 113-117, 1 fig.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lomentaria is Lomentaria articulata (Hudson) Lyngbye.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Chrysymenia divaricata Durant

Type information
Lectotype locality: "U.S.A. New York: Red Hook, Bay and Harbor of New York City, Jul 1850." (Wynne 2013: 114). Lectotype: C. F. Durant 78; Jul 1850; NY 01474989 (Wynne 2013: 114). Notes: Isolectotypes: NY, 01474990 and 01474991 (specimen in upper right), MICH, 1210544).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), divaricate, spreading at a wide angle (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chrysymenia divaricata Durant 1850

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chylocladia baileyana Harvey 1853
Chondrothamnion divaricatum Bailey ex Kützing 1865
Lomentaria baileyana (Harvey) Farlow 1876
Chylocladia uncinata var. baileyana (Harvey) J.Agardh 1876
Hooperia baileyana (Harvey) J.Agardh 1896

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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