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Laurencia cervicornis Harvey

Publication details
Laurencia cervicornis Harvey 1853: 73, pl. 18C

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1853). Nereis boreali-americana; or, contributions towards a history of the marine algae of the atlantic and pacific coasts of North America. Part II. Rhodospermeae. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 5(5): [i-ii], [1]-258, pls XIII-XXXVI.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laurencia is Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palisada cervicornis (Harvey) Collado-Vides, Cassano & M.T.Fujii

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: USA: Florida: Key West (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Harvey (31); Dr. Blodgett; (Silva 1996-to date

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Source of current name
Collado-Vides, L., Duran, A., Armenis, E., Cassano, V., Burkepile, D., Shantz, A.A., Palma, L., Díaz-Larrea, J., Sentíes, A. & Fujii, M.T. (2017). Seasonal recruitment and survival strategies of Palisada cervicornis comb. nov. (Ceramiales,Rrhodophyta) in coral reefs. Journal of Phycology 53(5): 1087-1096.

Key references
N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Russell, D.J. (1992). The ecological invasion of Hawaiian reefs by two marine red algae, Acanthophora spicifera (Vahl.) Boerg. and Hypnea musciformis (Wulfen) J. Ag. and their association with two native species, Laurencia nidfica J. Ag. and Hypnea cervicornis J. Ag.. In: Introductions and Transfers of Aquatic Species. (Sinderman, C., Steinmetz, B. & Herschbergen, W. Eds), pp. 110-125. Halifax, N.S.: ICES Marine Science Symp.,.

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2019.

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