Galaxaura rugosa var. annulata (J.V. ) 1901
Galaxaura rugosa var. annulata (J.V.Lamouroux) Piccone 1901: 123
Published in: Piccone, A. (1901). Alghe raccolte dall'ing. Luigi Robecchi-Bricchetti nel Mar Rosso e sulla costa della Somalia. Annuario del Reale Istituto Botánico di Roma 9: 119-123.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Galaxaura is Galaxaura rugosa (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Galaxaura rugosa (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux
Galaxaura annulata J.V.Lamouroux
Type locality: "Indes Orientales" (Silva & al. 1996: 110).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), wrinkled.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
Created: 19 April 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 11 August 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 April 2021.