Galaxaura lapidescens var. annuligera & 1884
Galaxaura lapidescens var. annuligera Piccone & Grunow in Piccone 1884: 312
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Galaxaura is Galaxaura rugosa (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Galaxaura rugosa (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux
Type locality: Bay of Assab, Eritrea (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 9).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Galaxaura lapidescens var. annuligera Piccone & Grunow)
Middle East: Egypt (Papenfuss 1968).
Source of current name
Lipkin, Y. & Silva, P.C. (2002). Marine algae and seagrasses of the Dahlak Archipelago, southern Red Sea. Nova Hedwigia 75(1-2): 1-90, 7 figs.
Created: 28 March 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 May 2010 by G.M. 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 10 May 2021.