Carpodesmia zosteroides (C.Agardh) Greville 1830
Ericaria zosteroides (C.Agardh) Molinari & Guiry
Santa Maria La Scala (southern Italy), 23 m deep - 21 June 2018. G. Marletta
Carpodesmia zosteroides (C.Agardh) Greville 1830: xxxiv
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i]-lxxxviii, -218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
Publication date: Feb.-March 1830
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Carpodesmia.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ericaria zosteroides (C.Agardh) Molinari & Guiry.
Cystoseira zosteroides C.Agardh
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), resembling the genus Zostera, a sea-grass.
This is a marine species.
Created: 03 March 2003 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 December 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 December 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 30 November 2023