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Durvillaea chathamensis C.H.Hay 1979

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Durvillaeaceae
Genus Durvillaea


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Durvillaea chathamensis C.H.Hay
Wharekauri, Chatham Island, New Zealand. 01 Feb 2006. Svenja Heesch. © Svenja Heesch (svenja.heesch@nuigalway.ie).

Durvillaea chathamensis C.H.Hay
Wharekauri, Chatham Island, New Zealand. 01 Feb 2006. Svenja Heesch. © Svenja Heesch (svenja.heesch@nuigalway.ie).


Gracilaria sublittoralis Yamada & Segawa ex H.Yamamoto

Durvillaea chathamensis C.H.Hay Wharekauri, Chatham Island, New Zealand
© Svenja Heesch (svenja.heesch@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Durvillaea chathamensis C.H.Hay 1979: 196, figs 2, 6-8

Published in: Hay, C.H. (1979). Nomenclature and taxonomy within the genus Durvillaea Bory (Phaeophyceae: Durvilleales Petrov). Phycologia 18: 191-202.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Durvillaea is Durvillaea utilis Bory.

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

Origin of species name
(Latinised), Ihabiting or from the Chatham Islands, New Zealand.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Between Hanson Point and Point Webb at NW end of Waitangi Bay, Chaptham Islands [New Zealand] (Hay, Adams & Parsons 1985: 196). Holotype: intertidal platform. CHR 248262 (female) (Hay, Adams & Parsons 1985: 196, fig. 8).

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Key references
Adams, N.M. (1997). Common seaweeds of New Zealand. pp. [1]-48, 48 pls. Christchurch: Canterbury University Press.

Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

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