Virginia palma-maris Areschoug 1853: 146
Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1853). Virginia, ett nytt algsärte. Öfversigt af Förhandlingar Kongelige Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademien 10: 145-147.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Virginia.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Postelsia palmaeformis Ruprecht
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (2004). Seaweeds tell their stories. Fremontia. A Journal of the California Native Plant Society 32(1): 3-9.
Created: 23 March 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 March 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 October 2019.