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Laurencia hongkongensis C.K.Tseng, Chang, E.Z.Xia & B.M.Xia

Publication details
Laurencia hongkongensis C.K.Tseng, Chang, E.Z.Xia & B.M.Xia 1980: 76, fig. 10; pl. II: fig. D

Published in: Tseng, C.K., Chang, C.F., Xia, E.Z. & Xia, B.M. (1982). Studies on some marine red algae from Hong Kong. In: Proceedings of the First International Marine Biology Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China, Hong Kong, 1980. (Morton, O. & Tseng, C.K. Eds), pp. 57-84. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press.

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

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2011). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VII Ceramiales Rhodomelaceae. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-212, pls I-XIII. Beijing: Science Press.

Zhang J.F. & Xia, B.M. (1988). Laurencia from China: key list and distribution of the species. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.2, pp. 249-252. California Sea Grant College Program.

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