Cystoseira retroflexa (Labillardière) C.Agardh 1820

Publication Details
Cystoseira retroflexa (Labillardière) C.Agardh 1820: 74

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1820 '1821'). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum. Pars prima. pp. [i-iv], [1]-168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.

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Publication date: probably Jan-April 1820

Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cystoseira is Cystoseira concatenata (Linnaeus) C.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cystophora retroflexa (Labillardière) J.Agardh.

Fucus retroflexus Labillardière

Type Information
Type locality: "Habitat ad capitis Van-DIemen littora." [Tasmania]; (Labillardière 1807: 114) Type: FI; (Womersley 1987: 396) Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Ducker (1979: 20) for more information on the type locality of this species.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), bent back, reflexed (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 24 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 07 July 2005

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 07 July 2005. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 25 February 2024

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