Penicillus dumetosus (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville 1830

Penicillus dumetosus (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville

Current name: Penicillus dumetosus (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville
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Publication Details
Penicillus dumetosus (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville 1830: 516

Published in: Blainville, H.M.D. (1830). Zoophytes, Zoophyta. Dictionnaire des Sciences Naturelles, ├ędition 2 [F. Cuvier] 60: 1-546, 1 table.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Penicillus is Penicillus capitatus Lamarck.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Nesaea dumetosa J.V.Lamouroux

Type Information
Type locality: "Antilles. Ded. Richard"; (Lamouroux 1816: 259) Type: CN?;

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 04 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 09 March 2023

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 March 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 25 June 2024

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