Callophyllis flabellulata Harvey 1862

Callophyllis flabellulata Harvey

Current name: Callophyllis flabellulata Harvey
Northern California - 08 March 2011. Wendell Wood (

Publication Details
Callophyllis flabellulata Harvey 1862: 171

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1862). Notice of a collection of algae made on the northwest coast of North America, chiefly at Vancouver Island, by David Lyall, Esq., M.D., R.N., in the years 1859-1861. Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society. Botany 6: 157-177.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Callophyllis is Callophyllis variegata (Bory) K├╝tzing.

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

Type Information
Type locality: "Dredged in 8-10 fathoms, and cast ashore, Esquimalt, Dr. Lyall." [Esquimalt Harbor, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada]; (Harvey 1862: 172) Lectotype (cystocarpic): David Lyall; February 1860; dredged from 8 fathoms and "cast ashore"; TCD; 0011792 (Clarkston & Saunders 2013: 35) Notes: Dawson (1954: 291) A syntype is in the Agardh Herbarium according to Kylin. A syntype, ex. Herb. Harvey, is in the HAHF

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 23 March 2014

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 March 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 24 May 2024

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