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Laurencia carolinensis Y.Saito 1969

Publication details
Laurencia carolinensis Y.Saito 1969: 154, figs 6, 7

Published in: Saito, Y. (1969). The algal genus Laurencia from the Hawaiian Islands, the Philippine Islands and adjacent areas. Pacific Science 23: 148-160, 11 figs.
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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 carolinensis (Y.Saito) K.W.Nam

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Helen Reef, western Caroline Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 505). Type: BISH Doty 15360 (Yoshida 1998: 1032).

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Key references
Nam, K.W. (1999). Morphology of Chondrophycus undulata and C. parvipapillata and its implications for the taxonomy of the Laurencia (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) complex. European Journal of Phycology 34: 455-468, 43 figs, 2 tables.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 October 2020.

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