Crouania attenuata (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1842

Crouania attenuata (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Current name: Crouania attenuata (C.Agardh) J.Agardh
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Publication Details
Crouania attenuata (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1842: 83

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.

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Publication date: 9 April 1842

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Crouania.

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

Mesogloia attenuata C.Agardh

Type Information
Lectotype locality: Brittany, France.; Lectotype: LD; 20263 (Yoshida 1998: 901)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), attenuate (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 17 May 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 22 November 2023

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 22 November 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 22 June 2024

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