Calocladia pulchra ( ) J.
Calocladia pulchra (Greville) J.Agardh 1841: 21
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Delisea pulchra (Greville) Montagne
Bowiesia pulchra Greville
Type locality: Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 184). Holotype: Fraser; Herb. Greville, E (Womersley 1996: 344). Notes: "Novam Hollandiam" (Womersley 1996; 344). Possibly Macquarie Island (Ricker, 1987), but opinions vary (see Millar, 1990: 382). Type: Greville collection, E (Bonin, 1982, figs 8a, 8b).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful, fair, pretty.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Womersley (1996: 344), the authority is (Greville) Greville in Lindley 1835: 436. - (13 May 2009) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Montagne, C. (1844). Quelques observations touchant la structure et la fructification des genres Ctenodus, Delisea et Lenormandia, de la famile des Floridées. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Troisième série 1: 151-161, pls 10, 11.
Created: 25 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 February 2018 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 26 February 2020.