Laurencia caspica A.D.Zinova & Zaberzhinskaya
Laurencia caspica A.D.Zinova & Zaberzhinskaya 1968: 30, no fig.
Published in: Zinova, A.D. & Zaberzhinskaja, E.B. (1968). Novye vidy krasnykh vodorosley iz Kaspiyskogo moria [New species of red algae from the Caspian Sea]. Species rhodophytorum maris caspici novae. Novosti Sistematiki Nizshykh Rasteniy 5: 28-33, no figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Osmundea caspica (Zinova & Zaberzhinskaya) Maggs & L.M.McIvor
Laurencia lacustris Skolka 1961
The name was invalidly introduced in Zinova (1967) and Zaberzhinskaya, Zinova & Petrov (1967) before being validated by a Latin description in A.D.Zinova & Zaberzhinskaya (1967) with a reference to figures in Zinova (1967)(fide C.A. Maggs). - (11 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "[Caspian Sea, Azerbajdzhan, Baku Archipelago, Svinoy Island, depth 2 m]" [Azerbijan] (Zinova & Zaberzhinskaja 1968: 30). Type: K.M. Petrov; Jun. 1962; LE (Rousseau et al. 2017: 11). Notes: Holotype was collected by K.M. Petrov in Jun. 1962 and conserved in V.L. Komarov Botanical Institute of Russian Academy of Science (Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation).
Source of current name
Rousseau F., Gey D., Kurihara A., Maggs C.A., Martin-Lescanne J., Payri C., Reviers B. de, Sherwood A.R. & Le Gall L. (2017). Molecular phylogenies support taxonomic revision of three species of Laurencia (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta), with the description of a new genus. European Journal of Taxonomy 269: 1-19, 6 figs.
Zaberzhinskaya E.B., Zinova A.D. & Petrov K.M. (1967). [The Caspian macrophyta in the Azerbaijan coastal area (green, brown and red algae)]. In: Opyt geologo-geomorfologicheskikh i gidrobiologicheskikh issledovanii beregovoi zony moria [The experience of geological, geomorphologic and hydrobiologic studies of the coastal area]. (Kudritskii, D.M. Eds), pp. 158-203. Leningrad: Nauka.
Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]
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M.D. 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 21 September 2019.