Cruoria verrucosa Areschoug 1843

Pseudoralfsia verrucosa (Areschoug) Parente, Fletcher & G.W.Saunders

Current name: Pseudoralfsia verrucosa (Areschoug) Parente, Fletcher & G.W.Saunders
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Publication Details
Cruoria verrucosa Areschoug 1843: 264, pl. 9: figs 5, 6

Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1843). Algarum (phycearum) minus rite cognitarum pugillus secundus. Linnaea 17: 257-269, pl. IX.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cruoria is Cruoria pellita (Lyngbye) Fries.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pseudoralfsia verrucosa (Areschoug) Parente, Fletcher & G.W.Saunders.

Type Information
Type locality: "Hab, in scrobiculis aqua marina repletis et undas invectas maris semper fere accipientibus Bahusiae septentrionalis copiose legimus.[Bahusia or Bohuslän, Western Götaland, Sweden]; (Areschoug 1843: 264) Lectotype?: S; A 4006 (Parente & al. 2020: 16, figs 2-8) Notes: Lectotype (Parente et al., 2020: 16) designated by whom at S? Syntypes issued as Alg. Scand. Exsicc. No 256

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), warty (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 29 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 11 November 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 11 November 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 16 April 2024

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