Nereidea costata (C. )
Nereidea costata (C.Agardh) Kuntze 1891: 907
Published in: Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars II. pp. 375-1011. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
Publication date: 5 Nov 1891
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Plocamium cirrhosum (Turner) M.J.Wynne
Type locality: Ad litus occidentale Novae Hollandias [Australia], unde specimina dedit Desfontaines. (Agardh 1822: 181). Holotype: Desfontaines; LD, Herb. Agardh 28056 (Womersley 1994: 381).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ribbed, having one or more primary veins or ridges (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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: 1-1259.
Created: 11 September 2002 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 22 July 2009 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 215 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=55282
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 November 2019.