Bryopsis harveyana J. 1887
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bryopsis pennata var. secunda (Harvey) Collins & Hervey
Syntype localities: Florida, U.S.A (Silva & al. 1996: 807).
Named for William Henry Harvey (1811-1866), Irish Botanist, collector and traveller.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Silva et al. (1996) this taxon may be a possible taxonomic or nomenclatural synonym of Bryopsis pennata var. secunda (Harvey) Collins & Hervey.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Created: 08 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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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.