Brongniartella elegans Bory, nom. illeg. 1822
Brongniartella elegans Bory 1822: 517, nom. illeg.
Published in: B[ory de Saint-Vincent, J.B.G.M.] (1822). Brongniartelle. Brongniartella. Bot. crypt. (Céramiaires.). In: Dictionnaire Classique d'Histoire Naturelle. (Audouin, I. et al. Eds) Vol. 2, pp. 516-517. Paris:
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Brongniartella.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Brongniartella byssoides (Goodenough & Woodward) F.Schmitz
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet for Fucus byssoides Goodenough & Woodward, 1797. - (16 Jan 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 07 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 April 2011 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 15 August 2020.