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Actinotrichia rigida (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne 1842

Publication details
Actinotrichia rigida (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne 1842: 118

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Actinotrichia.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Actinotrichia fragilis (Forsskål) Børgesen

Basionym
Galaxaura rigida J.V.Lamouroux

Type information
Type locality: "la mer des Indes" (Silva & al. 1996: 105).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rigid (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Børgesen, F. (1932). A revision of Forsskål's algae mentioned in Flora Aegyptiaco-Arabica and found in his herbarium in the Botanical Museum of the University of Copenhagen. Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 8(2): 1-14, 4 figs, 1 plate.

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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 16 April 2021.

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