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Osmundea spectabilis var. diegoensis (E.Y.Dawson) K.W.Nam 1994

Publication details
Osmundea spectabilis var. diegoensis (E.Y.Dawson) K.W.Nam

Published in: Nam, K.W., Maggs, C.A. & Garbary, D.J. (1994). Resurrection of the genus Osmundea with an emendation of the generic delineation of Laurencia (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 33(5): 384-395, 38 figs, 3 tables.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Osmundea is Osmundea expansa Stackhouse.

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

Basionym
Laurencia diegoensis E.Y.Dawson

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spectacular.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Laurencia diegoensis E.Y.Dawson 1944
Laurencia spectabilis var. diegoensis (Dawson) Dawson 1963

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Serio, D., Cormaci, M. & Furnari, G. (1999). Osmundea maggsiana sp. nov. (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from the Mediterranean Sea. Phycologia 38: 277-282, 11 figs, 1 table.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 October 2020.

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