Pleurosira laevis (Ehrenberg) Compère 1982
Pleurosira laevis (Ehrenberg) Compère 1982: 177, figs 1-17, 20, 39
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Biddulphia laevis Ehrenberg
Type locality: New York; (Index Nominum Algarum) Notes: "Icon Baileyi 1842"
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), smooth, free from uneveness, hairs or roughness (Stearn 1973).
This is a brackish species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 27 March 2023
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 27 March 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 December 2023