Punctaria caespitosa J.
Punctaria caespitosa J.Agardh 1836: 14
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Petalonia fascia (O.F.Müller) Kuntze
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in patches or tufts, caespitose (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Punctaria caespitosa J.Agardh)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).
Created: 27 June 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 December 2019.