Laurencia fastigiata Montagne 1846: 95-96
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fastigiate, with branches clustered, parallel and erect, giving a narrow elongated habit (occasionally meaning branched reaching to the same height) (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Taxon inquirendum (Furnari, pers. comm.).
This is a marine species.
Type locality: near Algiers, algeria (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 508).
Created: 10 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2019.