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Alaria pylaiei (Bory) Greville 1830

Publication details
Alaria pylaiei (Bory) Greville 1830: xxxix

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, [1]-218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
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Publication date: Feb.-March 1830

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Alaria is Alaria esculenta (Linnaeus) Greville.

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

Basionym
Agarum pylaiei Bory

Type information
Type locality: Newfoundland (Athanasiadis 1996: 209). Type: PC

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Agarum pylaiei Bory 1826
Laminaria pylaiei (Bory) Bachelot Pylaie 1830
Orgyia pylaiei (Bory) Trevisan 1845

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Alaria despreauxi J.Agardh 1870
Alaria membranacea J.Agardh 1872
Alaria pylaiei var. membranacea (J.Agardh) Rosenvinge 1893

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Widdowson, T.B. (1971). A taxonomic revision of the genus Alaria Greville. Syesis 4: 11-49.

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel' zelenykh, burykh i krasnykh vodorosley yuzhnykh morey SSSR [Manual for identification of the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of the USSR]. pp. 224, 222 figures. Moscow & Leningrad: Izdatel'stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR. [in Russian]

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