Ralfsia tenuis Kylin 1947: 45
Published in: Kylin, H. (1947). Die Phaeophyceen der schwedischen Westküste. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 43(4): 1-99, 61 figs, 18 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stragularia clavata (Harvey) Hamel
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Proposed as a new name for Ralfsia clavata Reinke, 1889, non Ralfsia clavata (Carmichael) Farlow, 1881. - (7 May 2007) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Fletcher, R.L. (1987). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Vol. 3. Fucophyceae (Phaeophyceae). Part 1. pp. [i]-x, -359, 90 figs, 15 pls. London: British Museum (Natural History).
Created: 14 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 May 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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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 26 March 2019.