Lychaete mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1846

Lychaete mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Current name: Lychaete mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.Agardh
South AfricaRobert Anderson (

Publication Details
Lychaete mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1846: pl. IX

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1846). Caroli Ad. Agardh Icones algarum ineditae. Fasculi qui exstant duo. pp. 1-6, pls I-XX. Lundae.

Type Species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Lychaete.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Conferva mirabilis C.Agardh

Type Information
Type locality: South Africa: Cape of Good Hope; (Index Nominum Algarum) Type: Chamisso; (Index Nominum Algarum)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), to be wondered at, wonderful, marvellous, extraordinary, admirable (Smith & Lockwood 1933).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 07 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 12 August 2017

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 12 August 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 20 May 2024

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