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Chrysymenia dichotoma J.Agardh

Publication details
Chrysymenia dichotoma J.Agardh 1851: 211

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chrysymenia is Chrysymenia ventricosa (J.V.Lamouroux) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sebdenia dichotoma Berthold

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dichotomous, having divisions always in pairs (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
type locality: near Marseilles, France J. Agardh; LD 27143 (: Codomier 1973: 103).

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Source of current name
Parkinson, P.G. (1980). Halymenia, being a critical account of the confused nomenclature of Halymenia C.A. Agardh 1817 (Halymeniaceae, Cryptonemiales, Rhodophyta) with reflections on the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature and corrections to certain recent work in which it has been disregarded. pp. 1-20. Auckland: Pettifogging Press.

Key references
Zanardini, G. (1868). Scelta di Ficee nuove o piĆ¹ rare del mare Adriatico. Memorie del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 14: 179-216, pls LXV-LXXII, B.

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