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Himanthalia lorea (Linnaeus) Lyngbye 1819

Publication details
Himanthalia lorea (Linnaeus) Lyngbye 1819: xxix, 36; pl. 8

Published in: Lyngbye, H.C. (1819). Tentamen hydrophytologiae danicae continens omnia hydrophyta cryptogama Daniae, Holsatiae, Faeroae, Islandiae, Groenlandiae hucusque cognita, systematice disposita, descripta et iconibus illustrata, adjectis simul speciebus norvegicis. pp. [i]-xxxii, [1]-248, 70 pls. Hafniae [Copenhagen]: typis Schultzianis, in commissis Librariae Gyldendaliae.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Himanthalia.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Himanthalia elongata (Linnaeus) S.F.Gray

Fucus loreus Linnaeus

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Himanthalia lorea (Linnaeus) Lyngbye)
Gaeilge: Ruadhálach, Ruadhánach, Ruabhánach, Ríseach, Raif, Sreanga (Brennan 1950).

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Source of current name
Gallardo Garciá, T. & Pérez-Ruzafa, I.M. (2001). Himanthalia Lyngb. In: Flora phycologica iberica Vol. 1 Fucales. (Gómez Garreta, A. Eds) Vol.1, pp. 69-71. Murcia: Universidad de Murcia.

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.

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Gibb, D.C. (1939). Observations on Himanthalia lorea (L.) Lyngb.. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 51: 11-21.
Naylor, M. (1951). The structure and development of Himanthalia lorea (L.) Lyngb.. Annals of Botany 15: 501-533, 1 table.

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