Lomentaria caespitosa ( ) V.J. & Dromgoole 1970
Lomentaria caespitosa (Harvey) V.J.Chapman & Dromgoole 1970: 141
Published in: Chapman, V.J. & Dromgoole, F.I. (1970). The marine algae of New Zealand. Part III. Rhodophyceae. Issue 2: Florideophycidae: Rhodymeniales. pp. 115-154, figs. 36-46, pls 39-50. Lehre: Cramer.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Chylocladia caespitosa Harvey
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in patches or tufts, caespitose (Stearn 1973).
Chylocladia caespitosa Harvey 1855
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lomentaria caespitosa (Harvey) V.J.Chapman & Dromgoole)
North America: California (Stewart 1991).
Miller, I.J. & Blunt, J.W. (2005). The application of C NMR spectroscopy to the red algal polysaccharides of selected New Zealand species of Lomentaria . Botanica Marina 48: 167-174.
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
Created: 19 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 December 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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