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Laurencia lata M.Howe & W.R.Taylor 1931

Publication details
Laurencia lata M.Howe & W.R.Taylor 1931: 21, fig. 11

Published in: Howe, M.A. & Taylor, W.R. (1931). Notes on new or little-known marine algae from Brazil. Brittonia 1: 7-33.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laurencia is Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Osmundea lata (M.Howe & W.R.Taylor) Y.Yoneshigue-Valentin, M.T.Fujii & C.F.Gurgel

Type information
Type locality: "Dredged, Cabo Frio, Hassler Expedition 1044." [Cabo Frio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil] (Howe & Taylor 1931: 21).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Yoneshigue-Valentin, Y., Toyota Fujii, M. & Gurgel, C.F.D. (2003). Osmundea lata (M. Howe & W.R. Taylor) comb. nov. (Ceramiales, Rhodphyta) from the Brazilian south-eastern continental shelf. Phycologia 42: 301-307.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 June 2021.

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