Costaria costata (C.Agardh) De A.Saunders 1895

Costaria costata (C.Agardh) De A.Saunders

Current name: Costaria costata (C.Agardh) De A.Saunders
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Publication Details
Costaria costata (C.Agardh) De A.Saunders 1895: 57

Published in: Saunders, D.A. (1895). A preliminary paper on Costaria with description of a new spcies. Botanical Gazette 20: 54-57.

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Costaria is Costaria turneri Greville.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Laminaria costata C.Agardh

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), ribbed, having one or more primary veins or ridges (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 15 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 31 March 2022

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