Laurencia poiteaui (J.V.Lamouroux) M.Howe 1918

Yuzurua poiteaui (J.V.Lamouroux) Martin-Lescanne

Current name: Yuzurua poiteaui (J.V.Lamouroux) Martin-Lescanne
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Publication Details
Laurencia poiteaui (J.V.Lamouroux) M.Howe 1918: 518 ('poitei') (as 'Poitei')

Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1805). Dissertations sur plusieurs espèces de Fucus, peu connues ou nouvelles; avec leur description en Latin et en Français. pp. [i]-xxiv, [1]-85, plus 36 plates. Agen & Paris: Raymond Noubel (imprimerie) & Treuttel et Vürtz (librairie).

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Publication date: An XIII = 1805

Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laurencia is Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Yuzurua poiteaui (J.V.Lamouroux) Martin-Lescanne.

Fucus poiteaui J.V.Lamouroux

Type Information
Type locality: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; (Silva & al. 1996: 519) Type: CN; (Nam 1999: 463)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

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

Last updated: 22 May 2018

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 22 May 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 25 September 2023

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