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Durvillaea utilis Bory, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Durvillaea utilis Bory 1825: 22 [594], nom. illeg.

Published in: [Dumont] d'Urville, J.[B.G.M.] (1825). Flore des îles Malouines; par J. D'Urville. pp. [i], [1]-56. Paris: De l'imprimiere De Lebel, imprimeur du Roi.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Durvillaea.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Durvillaea antarctica (Chamisso) Hariot

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet for Fucus antarcticus Chamisso.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Îles Malouines [Falkland Islands] (Dumont d'Urville 1825: 22). Type: PC

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Source of current name
Hay, C.H. (1979). Nomenclature and taxonomy within the genus Durvillaea Bory (Phaeophyceae: Durvilleales Petrov). Phycologia 18: 191-202.

Key references
Bory de Saint-Vincent, J.B. (1826). Durvillée, Durvillaea. In: Dictionnaire Classique d'Histoire Naturelle. (Audouin, I. et al. Eds) Vol. 9, pp. 192-193. Paris:

De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

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