Crassilingua marginifera (J.Agardh) Papenfuss 1958

Publication Details
Crassilingua marginifera (J.Agardh) Papenfuss 1958: 104

Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1958). Notes on algal nomenclature. IV. Various genera and species of Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Taxon 7: 104-109.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Crassilingua is Crassilingua husseyana (J.Agardh) V.May.

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

Delesseria marginifera J.Agardh

Type Information
Type locality: Western Australia; (Silva & al. 1996: 454) Lectotype: LD, Herb. Agardh; 31467 (Womersley 2003: 83) Notes: Womersley (2003: 83) notes that the original description gave only "occid. Aust." as locality, and that the lectotype in Herb. Agardh is accompanied by a drawing with "Merrifield" and also "West Australia" on the sheet. The species is not otherwise known from Western Australia.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Occurs mainly in deep water or shallow but shaded positions on rough water coasts (Womersley 2003: 83).

Created: 26 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 13 March 2014

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 13 March 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 15 August 2022

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