Galaxaura lenta Kjellman 1900: 70, pl. 19: figs 28-30; pl. 20: fig. 43
Published in: Kjellman, F.R. (1900). Om Floridé-släget Galaxaura, dess organografi och systematik. Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 33(1): 1-109, 20 pls.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Galaxaura is Galaxaura rugosa (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dichotomaria lenta (Kjellman) Huisman, J.T.Harper & G.W.Saunders
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Sri Lanka (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 107). Notes: Fragment in UC (Huisman et al., 2004: 230).
Huisman, J.M., Harper, J.T. & Saunders, G.W. (2004). Phylogenetic study of the Nemaliales (Rhodophyta) based on large-subunit ribosomal DNA sequences supports segregation of the Scinaiaceae fam. nov. and resurrection of Dichotomaria Lamarck. Phycological Research 52(3): 224-234.
Created: 29 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 May 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 462 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=1750
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 07 December 2019.