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Laurencia nana (C.Agardh) Greville

Publication details
Laurencia nana (C.Agardh) Greville 1830: lii

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, [1]-218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laurencia is Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Basionym
Chondria nana C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: In Cistoseira abrotanifolia ad Tegrestrum. (Agardh 1827: 643).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dwarf (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chondria nana C.Agardh 1827

Taxonomic notes
Species of uncertain taxonomic identity (Furnari et al., 1999).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 29 September 2000 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 25 March 2010 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Annapurna, B. & Rao, B.G.S. (1987). Cytological studies in Laurencia nana and their significance in the evolutionary system of the red algae. Indian Journal of Botany 10: 89-92, 4 figs.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 July 2019.

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