Chrysymenia chiajeana 1844
Chrysymenia chiajeana Meneghini 1844: 296 (as 'Chiajeana' )
Published in: Meneghini, G. (1844). Algarum species novae vel minus notae a Prof. J. Meneghini propositae. Giornale Botanico Italiano Anno 1 Tomo 1(1): 296-306.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Botryocladia chiajeana (Meneghini) Kylin
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: In Dalmatia legit Vidovich [Dalmatian coast, Croatia] (Meneghini 1844: 287). Lectotype: FI (Afonso-Carrillo et al 2006: 279, 280). Notes: There are four sheets of the Meneghini collection housed in FI and there are five specimens on sheet #1. The upper left specimen has been selected as the lectotype of C. chiajeana (Afonso-Carillo et al., 2006: fig. 1).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chrysymenia chiajeana Meneghini)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Price, John & Lawson 1986).
Africa: Mauritania (Price, John & Lawson 1986).
Source of current name
Kylin, H. (1931). Die Florideenordung Rhodymeniales. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 27(11): 1-48, 8 figs, 20 pls.
Zanardini, G. (1864). Scelta di Ficee nuove o più rare del mare Adriatico. Memorie del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 12: -43, pls I-VIII.
Created: 22 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 August 2015 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 19 September 2020.