Cystophora pectinata ( & C. ex Sonder) J.
Cystophora pectinata (Greville & C.Agardh ex Sonder) J.Agardh Gnarabup, Western Australia
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Cystophora pectinata (Greville & C.Agardh ex Sonder) J.Agardh 1848: 244
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, -363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: southern Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 646). Type: MEL 607 (Womersley 1987: 376). Notes: Womersley (1987: 376) cites "Ad litus meridionale Novae Hollandiae" as the type locality.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pectinate, with narrow close-set divisions like a comb (Stearn 1973).
Cystoseira pectinata Greville & C.Agardh ex Sonder 1846
This is a marine species.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
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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