Thysanocladia pectinata &
Thysanocladia pectinata Greville & Harvey in Harvey 1849: (1847-1849): 91
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Callophycus oppositifolius (C.Agardh) P.C.Silva
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pectinate, with narrow close-set divisions like a comb (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: mouth of Swan River, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 328).
Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 13 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 July 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 March 2019.