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Macrocystis orbigniana Montagne

Publication details
Macrocystis orbigniana Montagne 1839: 12, pls 1, 3: fig. 1

Published in: 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:
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Macrocystis is Macrocystis pyrifera (Linnaeus) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Macrocystis pyrifera (Linnaeus) C.Agardh

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: in oris Patagoniae specimina rejecta legit cl. d'Orbigny [Patagonia, South America] (Montagne 1839: 12). Type: PC?

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2018.

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