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Cystophora grevillei (C.Agardh ex Sonder) J.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Sargassaceae
Genus Cystophora

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Cystophora grevillei (C.Agardh ex Sonder) J.Agardh
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Cystophora grevillei (C.Agardh ex Sonder) J.Agardh
Cowaramup Bay, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Cystophora grevillei (C.Agardh ex Sonder) J.Agardh

 

Lemanea mamillosa Kützing

Cystophora grevillei (C.Agardh ex Sonder) J.Agardh Rottnest Island, Western Australia
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Publication details
Cystophora grevillei (C.Agardh ex Sonder) J.Agardh 1848: 245

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, [1]-363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cystophora is Cystophora retroflexa (Labillardière) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Cystoseira grevillei C.Agardh ex Sonder

Type information
Type locality: Western Australia (probably near Fremantle) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 645). Type: Preiss; MEL 286 (Womersley 1987: 374). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Womersley (1964: 85) for more information on the type locality of this species.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cystoseira grevillei C.Agardh ex Sonder 1846
Blossevillea grevillei (C.Agardh ex Sonder) Kützing 1849
Sargassum grevillei (C.Agardh ex Sonder) Kuntze 1880

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Goodsell, P.J.& Connell, S.D. (2005). Disturbance initiates diversity in recruitment of canopy-forming algae: interactive effects of canopy-thinning and substratum availability. Phycologia 44: 632-639.

Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 481, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.

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