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Crouania francescoi Cormaci, G.Furnari & Scammacca

Publication details
Crouania francescoi Cormaci, G.Furnari & Scammacca 1978: 259, pls. I, II [1, 2] [= figs 1-7] (as 'francisci' )

Published in: Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Scammacca, B. (1978). Crouania francsci nov. sp. (Rhodophyta, Ceramiaceae) nouvelle espèce de la Sicile orientale. Revue Algologique, Nouvelle Serie 13: 259-263, 2 plates.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Crouania is Crouania attenuata (C.Agardh) J.Agardh.

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

Eponomy
Named for Francesco Furnari, Italian phycologist.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Epithet corrected in accordance with Art. 60 Melbourne Code (see Turland 2013: 92). - (27 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Castelluccio, Sicily, Italy (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 407). Holotype: A. Battiato & G. Furnari; 10 August 1974; CAT (Cormaci, Furnari & Scammacca 1978: 259).

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Norris, R.E. (1986). Studies on Crouania franciscii (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) from South Africa and C. willae sp. nov. from New Zealand. Phycologia 25(2): 133-143, 18 figs.

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Verified by: 27 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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