Laurencia articulata C.K.Tseng 1943

Publication Details
Laurencia articulata C.K.Tseng 1943: 195-197, pl.II: figs. 3, 4

Published in: Tseng, C.K. (1943). Marine algae of Hong Kong. IV. The genus Laurencia. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 28: 185-208, pls I-IV.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laurencia is Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondrophycus articulatus (C.K.Tseng) K.W.Nam.

Type Information
Type locality: Stanley Bay, Hong Kong; (Silva & al. 1996: 504) Type: Herb. Tseng; Tseng 2561 (Nam 1999: 463)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), articulated, jointed (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 03 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 11 November 2008

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 11 November 2008. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 14 July 2024

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