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Corynophlaea crispa (Harvey) Kuckuck 1929

Publication details
Corynophlaea crispa (Harvey) Kuckuck 1929: 42

Published in: Kuckuck, P. (1929). Fragmente einer Monographie der Phaeosporeen. Helgoländer Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen 17(4): 1-93, 155 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Corynophlaea is Corynophlaea umbellata (C.Agardh) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Leathesia crispa Harvey

Type information
Type locality: British Isles (Athanasiadis 1996: 151). Type: TCD? Notes: on Chondrus crispus in the Clyde, at Cumbrae (Mr. Roger Hennedy) (INA).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crisped, irregularly waved and twisted (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Leathesia crispa Harvey 1857

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Leathesia concinna Kuckuck 1897

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., Catra, M., Alongi, G. & Giaccone, G. (2012). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Phaeophyceae. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 45: 1-508.

Fletcher, R.L. (1987). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Vol. 3. Fucophyceae (Phaeophyceae). Part 1. pp. [i]-x, [1]-359, 90 figs, 15 pls. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Racault, M.-F.L.P., Fletcher, R.L., De Reviers, B., Cho, G.Y., Boo, S.M., Parente, M.I. & Rousseau, F. (2009). Molecular phylogeny of the brown algal genus Petrospongium Nägeli ex Kütz. (Phaeophyceae) with evidence for Petrospongiaceae fam. nov. Cryptogamie Algologie 30(2): 111-123, 1 fig.

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Pybus, C. (1975). A new record of Corynophlaea crispa (Harv.) Kuck.. Irish Naturalists' Journal 18: 153-155.
Taskin, E. (2006). First report of Corynophlaea crispa (Harvey) Kuckuck (Phaeophyceae, Corynophlaeaceae) in the Mediterranean Sea. Nova Hedwigia 82: 217-225.

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