Laurencia distichophylla J.
Laurencia distichophylla J.Agardh 1852: 762-763
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1852). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumis secundi: Algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 2. pp. 577-700 [701-720, Addenda and Index]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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This is a marine species.
Type locality: "in oceano australi ?" (probably New Zealand) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 507). Holotype: LD, Herb. Agardh 37171 (Womersley 2003: 481). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Papenfuss (1952: 184). According to Womersley (2003) the type is from New Zealand.
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 05 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 December 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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Blunt, J.W., Lake, R.J. & Munro, M.G.H. (1984). Sesquiterpenes from the marine red alga Laurencia distichophylla. Phytochemistry 23: 1951-1954.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2019.