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Laurencia corallopsis (Montagne) M.Howe 1918

Publication details
Laurencia corallopsis (Montagne) M.Howe 1918: 519

Published in: Howe, M.A. (1918). Class 3. Algae. In: Flora of Bermuda (illustrated). (Britton, N.L. Eds), pp. 489-540. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons.
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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 Palisada corallopsis (Montagne) Sentíes, Fujii & Díaz-Larrea

Basionym
Sphaerococcus corallopsis Montagne

Type information
Type locality: La Habana, Cuba (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 506). Type: PC Notes: Nam (1999: 463) records the type specimen of this species as being in Herb. Montagne in Paris (citing Yamada, 1931: 198).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Sentíes, A. & Díaz-Larrea, J. (2008). Proposals for Palisada poiteaui var. gemmifera comb. nov. and Palisada corallopsis comb. nov. (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Botanica Marina 51: 69-70.

Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Rodríguez de Rios, N. & Saito, Y. (1982). Observaciones sobre el género Laurencia en Venezuela. I. Laurencia intermedia Yamada y Laurencia corallopsis (Montagne) Howe. Ernstia 11: 1-16.

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