Carpoblepharis ceylanica ex Kützing 1869
Carpoblepharis ceylanica Harvey ex Kützing 1869: 15, pl. 39: figs. c, d
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1869). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XIX pp. i-iv, 1-36, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Sri Lanka (Silva & al. 1996: 386).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), Of (from) Ceylon, an island in the Indian Ocean off southern India (cf. ceylonensis & ceylonicus).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Carpoblepharis ceylanica Harvey ex Kützing)
South-west Asia: Sri Lanka (Silva & al. 1996).
Created: 21 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 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 24 October 2021.