Bangia elegans Chauvin 1842: 33
Published in: Chauvin, J.-F. (1842). Recherches sur l'organisation, la fructification et la classification de plusieurs genres d'algues avec la déscription de quelques espèces inédites ou peu connues. pp. 1-132. Caen: de l'Imprimerie A. Hardel, rue Froide 2.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stylonema alsidii (Zanardini) K.M.Drew
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Arromanches-les-baines, Calvados, France (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 87).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Bangia elegans Chauvin)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).
Source of current name
Drew, K.M. (1956). Conferva ceramicola Lyngbye. Botanisk Tidsskrift 53: 67-74, 2 figs.
Created: 16 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 February 2020.