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Osmundea coelenterata (D.L.Ballantine & Aponte) M.T.Fujii, Sentíes & Areces 2016

Publication details
Osmundea coelenterata (D.L.Ballantine & Aponte) M.T.Fujii, Sentíes & Areces 2016: 204, figs 1-9

Published in: Fujii, M.T., Sentíes, A., Jover, C. A., J. Díaz-Larrea, J. & Areces, A. (2016). Morphological and molecular evidence for Osmundea coelenterata comb. nov. (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from the tropical Atlantic Ocean. Hidrobiologica 26(2): 203-211.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Osmundea is Osmundea expansa Stackhouse.

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

Basionym
Laurencia coelenterata D.L.Ballantine & Aponte

Type information
Holotype locality: Pulaski Shoals, Dry Tortugas, Florida (Ballantine & Aponte 1995: 418). Holotype: Barbara Kojis (D.L.Ballantine no. 3908); 17.ix.1991; 9 m. US 162713 (Ballantine & Aponte 1995: 418). Notes: Isotypes: MICH and MSM.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Laurencia coelenterata D.L.Ballantine & Aponte 1995

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Laurencia coelenterata D.L.Ballantine & Aponte)
North America: Florida (FL) (Ballantine & Aponte 1995).

Caribbean Islands: Bahamas (Ballantine, D.L. & N.E. Aponte 2005), Cuba (Suárez 2005, Suárez, Martínez-Daranas & Alfonso 2014).

(as Osmundea coelenterata (D.L.Ballantine & Aponte) M.T.Fujii, Sentíes & Areces)
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

Key references
Wynne, M.J. (2017). A checklist of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: fourth revision. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 145: 1-202.

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Fujii, M.T., Sentíes, A., Jover, C. A., J. Díaz-Larrea, J. & Areces, A. (2016). Morphological and molecular evidence for Osmundea coelenterata comb. nov. (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from the tropical Atlantic Ocean. Hidrobiologica 26(2): 203-211.

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