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Castagnea zosterae (J.Agardh) Thuret

Publication details
Castagnea zosterae (J.Agardh) Thuret in Le Jolis 1863: 85

Published in: Le Jolis, A. (1863). Liste des algues marines de Cherbourg. Mémoires de la Société Impériale des Sciences Naturelles de Cherbourg 10: 5-168, pls I-IV.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Castagnea is Castagnea polycarpa Derbès & Solier.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladosiphon zosterae (J.Agardh) Kylin

Myriocladia zosterae J.Agardh

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Castagnea zosterae (J.Agardh) Thuret)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Giaccone 1978), Britain (Newton 1931), Corsica (Boudouresque & Perret 1977), France (Breizh) (Feldmann 1954), Ireland (Cotton 1912), Spain (Miranda 1934, Miranda 1934), Turkey (Europe) (Güner, Aysel, Sukatar & Öztürk 1985, Zeybek, Güner & Aysel 1993).

Source of current name
Kylin, H. (1940). Die Phaeophyceenordnung Chordariales. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 36(9): 1-67, 30 figs.

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Verified by: 24 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Sauvageau, C. (1924). Sur le curieux développement d'une Algue phéosporée, Castagnea Zosterae Thuret. Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences, Paris 179: 1381-1384.

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