Thaumasia ovalis C.
Thaumasia ovalis C.Agardh 1824: 195
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, -312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), oval, elliptical, i.e., broadest at the middle, the sides curved and length:breadth generally 2:1 (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Kützing (1849: 88) refers both species included by C.Agardh in Thumasia to the animal kingdom. - (10 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry
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Created: 10 April 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 April 2017 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 February 2019.