Lejolisia aegagropila (J. ) J.
Lejolisia aegagropila (J.Agardh) J.Agardh 1892: 126, pl. 2, figs. 1-8
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1892). Analecta algologica. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 28(6): 1-182, 3 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Callithamnion aegagropila J.Agardh
Type locality: "Ad Novam Hollandiam australem" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 416). Type: Herb. Agardh, LD 35288 (Womersley 1998: 210).
Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), a ball of hair or a concretion found in the stomach of the goat and other ruminants.
Callithamnion aegagropila J.Agardh 1876
This is a marine species.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. 535. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 22 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 December 2008 by Wendy 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 17 February 2019.