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Ovillaria catenata R.Nielsen 1988

Publication details
Ovillaria catenata R.Nielsen 1988: 434, fig. 8

Published in: Nielsen, R. (1988 '1987'). Marine algae within calcareous shells from New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Botany 25: 425-438.
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Publication date: 10 March 1988

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Ovillaria.

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

Type information
New Zealand; South Island: Kakanui

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), chained, chain-like (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Verified by: 02 July 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2021.

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