Audouinella caespitosa (J.Agardh) P.S.Dixon 1976
Colaconema caespitosum (J.Agardh) Jackelman, Stegenga & J.J.Bolton
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; on Patella vulgata - 30 September 2007. Michael Guiry (email@example.com)
Audouinella caespitosa (J.Agardh) P.S.Dixon 1976: 590
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema caespitosum (J.Agardh) Jackelman, Stegenga & J.J.Bolton.
Type locality: Brest; (Athanasiadis 1996: 26) Lectotype: LD; Agardh No. 18011 (Womersley 1994: 56)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), growing in patches or tufts, caespitose (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Found on a wide variety of hosts (Womersley 1994: 56).
Created: 30 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 01 February 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 01 February 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2023