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Cystophora racemosa (Harvey ex Kützing) J.Agardh

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

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Cystophora racemosa (Harvey ex Kützing) J.Agardh
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Cystophora racemosa (Harvey ex Kützing) J.Agardh Gnarabup, Western Australia
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Publication details
Cystophora racemosa (Harvey ex Kützing) J.Agardh 1870: 441

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1870). Om Chatham-öarnes alger. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 27: 435-456.

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
Blossevillea racemosa Harvey ex Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Australia (Cape Riche, Western Australia) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 646). Type: Harvey; MEL 598 (Womersley 1987: 378). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Womersley (1964: 83) for more information on the type locality of this species. Harvey, Alg. Aust. Exsicc. 5 (Womersley (1987: 378)).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with flowers borne in racemes.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Blossevillea racemosa Harvey ex Kützing 1860

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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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