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Lomentaria gracilis Audouin

Publication details
Lomentaria gracilis Audouin 1826: 248

Published in: Audouin, V. (1826). Explication sommaire des planches de Polyopes de l'Égypte et de la Syrie, publiées par Jules-César Savigny, membre de l'Institute: offerent un exposé des charactères naturels des genres, avec la distinction des espèces.. In: Description de l'Égypte our recueile et des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'expédition de l'armée française, publié par les orderes de sa majesté l'empereur Napoléon le Grand. Histoire naturelle. T. 1 (4). (France (Commission d'Égypte) Eds), pp. 225-244. Paris: Imprimeries Impériales.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lomentaria is Lomentaria articulata (Hudson) Lyngbye.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania virgata (Zanardini) Montagne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Silva, P.C. & Lipkin, Y. (2003). Marine algae published by Savigny in the zoological part of "Description de l'Égypte". Cryptogamie, Algologie 24(4): 371-386, 17 figs.

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