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Cystophora cephalornithos (Labillardière) J.Agardh

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

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Cystophora cephalornithos (Labillardière) J.Agardh
Point Lonsdale, Victotia. 23 Apr 2019. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Cystophora cephalornithos (Labillardière) J.Agardh
Kangaroo Island, South Australia. 20 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Cystophora cephalornithos (Labillardière) J.Agardh
Petticoat Creek, Victoria, Australia. 04 Dec 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Cystophora cephalornithos (Labillardière) J.Agardh

 

Publication details
Cystophora cephalornithos (Labillardière) J.Agardh 1848: 246

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Caulocystis cephalornithos (Labillardière) Areschoug

Basionym
Fucus cephalornithos Labillardière

Type information
Type locality: ‘Ad capitis Van-Diemen littora’ [Cape Van Diemen, south-eastern Tasmania] (Labillardière 1807: 114). Type: Labillardière; FI (Womersley 1987: 360). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Ducker (1979: 20) for more information on the type locality of this species.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Areschoug, J.E. (1854). Phyceae novae et minus cognitae in maribus extraeuropaeis collectae. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, series 3 1: 329-372.

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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