Durvillaea harveyi J.D.Hooker
Durvillaea harveyi J.D.Hooker in J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1845: 249
Published in: Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. (1845). Algae antarcticae, being characters and descriptions of the hitherto unpublished species of algae, discovered in Lord Auckland's Group, Campbell's Island, Kerguelen's Land, Falkland Islands, Cape Horn and other southern circumpolar regions, during the voyage of H.M. discovery ships "Erebus" and "Terror". London Journal of Botany 4: 249-276, 293-298.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Durvillaea antarctica (Chamisso) Hariot
Named for William Henry Harvey (1811-1866), Irish botanist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: "HAB. Hermite Isl., Cape Horn and the Falkland Islands." (Hooker & Harvey 1845: 249).
Source of current name
Hay, C.H. (1979). Nomenclature and taxonomy within the genus Durvillaea Bory (Phaeophyceae: Durvilleales Petrov). Phycologia 18: 191-202.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
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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 18 February 2019.