Stephanocystis osmundacea (Turner) Trevisan 1843

Stephanocystis osmundacea (Turner) Trevisan

Current name: Stephanocystis osmundacea (Turner) Trevisan
Carmel State Beach, Monterey, California - 04 July 2007. Michael Guiry (

Publication Details
Stephanocystis osmundacea (Turner) Trevisan 1843: 332

Published in: [Trevisan, V.B.A.] (1843). Synopsis generum algarum. Atti della Quarta Riunione degli Scienziati Italiani 4: 332-335.

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Type Species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Stephanocystis.

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

Fucus osmundaceus Turner

Type Information
Type locality: At Port Trinidad, on the North-west coast of America; (Turner 1808-1809: 92) Type: Mr. Menzies; BM-K;

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 28 May 2012

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 May 2012. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 28 May 2023

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