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Castagnea mediterranea (Kützing) Hauck

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Chordariaceae
Genus Castagnea

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Castagnea mediterranea (Kützing) Hauck
Ladiko bay, Rhodes isl., Greece, April 2009, 1m depth. 15 Jul 2011. Kostas Tsiamis. © Kostas Tsiamis (kostas.tsiamis@gmail.com).

 

Fucus vesiculosus f. vadorum Areschoug

Cladosiphon mediterraneus Kützing Ladiko bay, Rhodes isl., Greece, April 2009, 1m depth
© Kostas Tsiamis (kostas.tsiamis@gmail.com)

Publication details
Castagnea mediterranea (Kützing) Hauck

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Castagnea is Castagnea polycarpa Derbès & Solier.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladosiphon mediterraneus Kützing

Basionym
Cladosiphon mediterraneus Kützing

Type information
Syntype localities: Livorno and Naples, Italy, Mai, Jun 1835 (Kützing 1843: 329). Type: L

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), Mediterranean Sea (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 24 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 July 2019.

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