Ovillaria catenata R. 1988
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.
Publication date: 10 March 1988
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Ovillaria.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
New Zealand; South Island: Kakanui
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), chained, chain-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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.