Laurencia voragina W.R.Taylor 1945

Publication Details
Laurencia voragina W.R.Taylor 1945: 290, 291, pl. 46: fig. 2

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laurencia is Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Type Information
Type locality: White Friars Is., Guerrero, Mexico; (Taylor 1945: 290, 291) Type: W.R. Taylor no. 39-628; 9 May 1939; forming turfs near low tide line in severe surf; Hancock Foundation; (Taylor 1945: 290, 291) Notes: Type: tetrasporic.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 08 June 2004 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 02 December 2006

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 02 December 2006. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 15 August 2022

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