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Bangia compacta Zanardini 1843

Publication details
Bangia compacta Zanardini 1843: 62

Published in: Zanardini, G. (1843). Saggio di classificazione naturale delle Ficee del Dottore Giovanni Zanardini aggiunti nuovi studii sopra l'androsace degli antichi con tavola miniata ed enumerazione di tutte le specie scoperte e raccolte dall'autore in Dalmazia. pp. [1]-64, 2 folded tables, 1 col. pl. Venezia [Venice]: Dallo Stabilimento tipographico enciclopedico di Girolamo Tasso.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Bangia is Bangia atropurpurea (Mertens ex Roth) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bangia fuscopurpurea (Dillwyn) Lyngbye

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), compact (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Minimal description: "È molto più piccola e più tenue della precedente colle areole molto, fitte e intensamente colorate. Cresce sovra i sassi sotto le mura di Zara." [It is much smaller and smaller than the previous ones with very small, dense and intensely colored. It grows above the stones under the walls of Zara.] - (16 Nov 2017) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
De Toni (1900: 11) suggests that this might be Bangia fuscopurpurea. - (25 Aug 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
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.

Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1897). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. IV. Florideae. Sectio I. pp. [i]-xx, [i]- lxi + [1]- 388. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Zanardini, G. (1870). Scelta di Ficee nuove o piĆ¹ rare del mare Adriatico. Memorie del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 14(3): [437]-472, pls LXXIII-LXXX, B.

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