Stoechospermum polypodioides (J.V.Lamouroux) J.Agardh 1848

Stoechospermum polypodioides (J.V.Lamouroux) J.Agardh

Stoechospermum polypodioides (J.V.Lamouroux) J.AgardhTanzaniaKatrin Oesterlund (

Publication Details
Stoechospermum polypodioides (J.V.Lamouroux) J.Agardh 1848: 100

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, [1]-363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Stoechospermum is Stoechospermum marginatum (C.Agardh) K├╝tzing.

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

Dictyota polypodioides J.V.Lamouroux

Type Information
Holotype: CN; C7F103 (De Clerck 2003: 186) Notes: De Clerck(2003) notes that the original description mentions 'Antilles' as type locality but this species does not occur in the Caribbean Sea. He states that examination of the personal notes of Lamouroux showed that Lamouroux himself ws not certain about the locality as he wrote 'Antilles?'(De Clerck & Coppejans, 1997c: 337-341, figs 1-3).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 01 June 2005 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 17 January 2020

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 January 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 26 September 2022

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