Osmundea crispa (Hollenberg) K.W.Nam 1994

Publication Details
Osmundea crispa (Hollenberg) K.W.Nam 1994: 393

Published in: Nam, K.W., Maggs, C.A. & Garbary, D.J. (1994). Resurrection of the genus Osmundea with an emendation of the generic delineation of Laurencia (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 33(5): 384-395, 38 figs, 3 tables.

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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 crispa Hollenberg

Type Information
Type locality: USA: California: Pacific Grove, cast ashore near 7th Street; (Smith & Hollenberg 1943: 219)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), crisped, irregularly waved and twisted (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 21 February 2000 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 03 March 2021

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 03 March 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 August 2022

 
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