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Stylonema elegans (Chauvin) V.May

Publication details
Stylonema elegans (Chauvin) V.May 1965: 352, 354

Published in: May, V. (1965). A census and key to the species of Rhodophyceae (Red Algae) recorded from Australia. Contributions from the New South Wales National Herbarium 3: 349-429.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Stylonema is Stylonema cornu-cervi Reinsch.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stylonema alsidii (Zanardini) K.M.Drew

Basionym
Bangia elegans Chauvin

Type information
Type locality: Arromanches-les-baines, Calvados, France (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 87).

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (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
Drew, K.M. (1956). Conferva ceramicola Lyngbye. Botanisk Tidsskrift 53: 67-74, 2 figs.

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Verified by: 23 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2019.

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