Chnoospora implexa J.Agardh 1848

Chnoospora implexa J.Agardh

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Chnoospora implexa J.Agardh 1848: 172

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, [1]-363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chnoospora is Chnoospora pacifica J.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pseudochnoospora implexa (J.Agardh) SantiaƱez, G.Y.Cho & Kogame.

Type Information
Type locality: Hab. in mari rubro prope El Tor [near Tor, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt]; (Agardh 1848: 173) Holotype: W. Schimper; BM; BM000569565 (SantiaƱez & al. 2018: 59) Notes: Type: IT: UC409084; collector: W. Schimper, fide IT in UC; 25.iii.1835 (INA).

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), entangled, entwined, interwoven, interlaced (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 14 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 31 March 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 31 March 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 06 December 2022

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