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Bryopsis harveyana J.Agardh 1887

Publication details
Bryopsis harveyana J.Agardh 1887: 22-23

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1887). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Femte afdelningen.). Acta Universitatis Lundensis 23(2): 1-174, 5 plates.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Bryopsis is Bryopsis pennata J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bryopsis pennata var. secunda (Harvey) Collins & Hervey

Type information
Syntype localities: Florida, U.S.A (Silva & al. 1996: 807).

Eponomy
Named for William Henry Harvey (1811-1866), Irish Botanist, collector and traveller.

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) this taxon may be a possible taxonomic or nomenclatural synonym of Bryopsis pennata var. secunda (Harvey) Collins & Hervey.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
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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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 September 2021.

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