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Laurencia membranacea Harvey 1844

Publication details
Laurencia membranacea Harvey 1844: 443

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laurencia is Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodophyllis gunnii (Harvey) Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Georgetown, Tasmania (Womersley 1994: 416). Type (sterile specimen): Gunn 1277; (Womersley 1994: 416). Notes: V.D.L., R. Gunn 1277 (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), membranous (Stearn 1985).

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

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.

Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 27 July 2009 by G.M. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 July 2021.

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