Hypnea ustulata (Mertens ex Turner)
Caulacanthus ustulatus (Mertens ex Turner) Kützing Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University
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Hypnea ustulata (Mertens ex Turner) Montagne 1840: 160
Published in: Montagne, C. (1840). Plantae cellulares. In: Histoire naturelle des Iles Canaries. (Barker-Webb, P. & Berthelot, S. Eds) Vol.3, part 2, sect. ultima , pp. 137-192. Paris: Mellier.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulacanthus ustulatus (Mertens ex Turner) Kützing
Lectotype locality: Cádiz, Spain (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 282). Type: Clemente; BM-K (Athanasiadis 1996: 60). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Searles (1968: 46, pl. 10a) who selected Cádiz as the type locality. Turner reported seeing specimens from Clemente (Cádiz) and the Mediterranean (Dr Mohr)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, -142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
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