Crouania francescoi , G. & Scammacca
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for Francesco Furnari, Italian phycologist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Epithet corrected in accordance with Art. 60 Melbourne Code (see Turland 2013: 92). - (27 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Castelluccio, Sicily, Italy (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 407). Holotype: A. Battiato & G. Furnari; 10 August 1974; CAT (Cormaci, Furnari & Scammacca 1978: 259).
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.
Created: 07 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 April 2019.