Corallina officinalis var. chilensis ( ) Kützing 1858
Corallina officinalis var. chilensis (Decaisne) Kützing Seppings Island, Barkley Sound, British Columbia, Canada
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Corallina officinalis var. chilensis (Decaisne) Kützing 1858: 32
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1858). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VIII pp. i-ii, 1-48, 100 plates. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Corallina chilensis Decaisne
Lectotype locality: Valparaiso, Chile (Silva & al. 1996: 232). Notes: This type locality was first chosen by Dawson, Aceto & Foldvik (1964: 46)
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), used in medicine [in the past] (Stearn 1973).
Corallina chilensis Decaisne 1849
Dawson (1952: 132) cites this species as Corallina officinalis var. chilensis (Harvey) Kützing.
This is a marine species.
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.
Lindeberg, M.R. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2010). Field guide to the seaweeds of Alaska. pp. [i-]iii-iv, 1-188, numerous col. photographs. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant College Program.
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