Stylonema elegans (Chauvin) V.May 1965
Stylonema elegans (Chauvin) V.May 1965: 352, 354
Published in: May, V. (1965). A census and key to the species of Rhodophyceae (Red Algae) recorded from Australia. Contributions from the New South Wales National Herbarium 3: 349-429.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Stylonema is Stylonema cornu-cervi Reinsch.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stylonema alsidii (Zanardini) K.M.Drew.
Bangia elegans Chauvin
Type locality: Arromanches-les-baines, Calvados, France; (Silva & al. 1996: 87)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 12 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 March 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 March 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 May 2023