Galaxaura ramulosa 1900
Galaxaura ramulosa Kjellman 1900: 50, pl. 3: figs 24-26; pl. 4: figs 1-3; pl. 20: fig. 18
Published in: Kjellman, F.R. (1900). Om Floridé-släget Galaxaura, dess organografi och systematik. Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 33(1): 1-109, 20 pls.
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
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Galaxaura ramulosa Kjellman)
North America: Gulf of California (Norris, Aguilar-Rosas & Pedroche 2017).
Central America: Panama (Taylor 1945).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
South America: Brazil (Taylor 1931 ).
Source of current name
Papenfuss, G.F., Mshigeni, K.E. & Chiang, Y.M. (1982). Revision of the red algal genus Galaxaura with special reference to the species occurring in the western Indian Ocean. Botanica Marina 25: 401-444, 46 figs.
Created: 28 December 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 March 2017 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 13 May 2021.