Macrocystis orbigniana Montagne 1839: 12, pls 1, 3: fig. 1
Original publication: Montagne, C. (1839). Sertum patagonicum. Cryptogames de la Patagonie. In: Voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale. (D'orbigny, A. Eds) Vol. Vol. 7, part 1, pp. 1-19. Paris:
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Macrocystis pyrifera (Linnaeus) C.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: in oris Patagoniae specimina rejecta legit cl. d'Orbigny [Patagonia, South America] (Montagne 1839: 12). Type: PC?
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Macrocystis&species=orbigniana
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Macrocystis&Species=orbigniana
Created: 15 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 March 2009 by M.D. Guiry
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Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=19830
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.