Avrainvillea comosa ( & Bailey) G. & Boodle 1889
Avrainvillea comosa (Harvey & Bailey) G.Murray & Boodle 1889: 71-72
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlorodesmis fastigiata (C.Agardh) S.C.Ducker
Chlorodesmis comosa Harvey & Bailey
Type locality: Fiji (Silva & al. 1996: 879).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furnished with tufts of leaves or hairs.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
Created: 16 July 2002 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 23 June 2010 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 January 2021.