Aegagropila linnaei Kützing 1843

Aegagropila linnaei Kützing

Aegagropila linnaei KützingSurface view of a ball-like structure. Collected from North Ugic Water, Aberdeen, Scotland. - 27 August 2009. C.F.Carter (

Publication Details
Aegagropila linnaei Kützing 1843: 272

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.

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Publication date: 14-16 Sep 1843

Type Species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Aegagropila.

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

Type Information
Type locality: Sweden; (Hoek 1963: 51) Type: L; 938/303/280 (Hoek 1963: 51)

General Environment
This is a freshwatermarine species.

Created: 04 April 2003 by Elizabeth Moran.

Last updated: 19 November 2018

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