Chondria obtusa ( ) C. 1817
Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux Madeira
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Chondria obtusa (Hudson) C.Agardh 1817: xviii, 35
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, -135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
Publication date: Mai-Dec 1817 (p. vii: i Mai 1817)
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux
Fucus obtusus Hudson
Type locality: Southern England (Hastings, Sussex; Devon (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 38). Lectotype: BM-K, ex Herb. Hudson (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 398). Notes: Undated, unlocalized Maggs & Hommersand (1993:308).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), obtuse, blunt (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 March 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Solms-Laubach, H. (1877). Note sur Janczewskia, nouvelle Floridée parasite du Chondria obtusa. Mémoires de la Société Nationale des Sciences Naturelles et Mathématiques de Cherbourg 21: 209-224, pl. 3.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2021.