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Corynospora pinnata J.Agardh 1851

Publication details
Corynospora pinnata J.Agardh 1851: 73

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Corynospora is Corynospora pedicellata (Smith) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pleonosporium borreri (Smith) Nägeli

Type information
Type locality: Ad littora Gallicae prope Brest [Brest, Bretagne, France] (Agardh 1851: 73). Type: LD

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with leaflets arranged on each side of a common petiole.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
J. Agardh (1851: 73) gave "Griffithsia ? pinnata Crouan. mscr." and the name cannot therefore be attributed to the Crouan brothers as in Athanasiadis (2016: 848); see Art. 46.3 of the Melbourne Code: "For the purposes of Art. 46, ascription is the direct association of the name of a person or persons with a new name or description or diagnosis of a taxon. An author citation appearing in a list of synonyms does not constitute ascription of the accepted name, nor does reference to a basionym or a replaced synonym (regardless of bibliographic accuracy) or reference to a homonym, or a formal error." - (27 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
De Toni, G.B. (1903). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. IV. Florideae. Sectio III. pp. [i], frontispiece, [iii-v], 775, 775 bis, 776, 777 bis, 777-1521 + 1523-1525. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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