Avrainvillea comosa ( & Bailey) G. & Boodle
Avrainvillea comosa (Harvey & Bailey) G.Murray & Boodle 1889: 71-72
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlorodesmis fastigiata (C.Agardh) S.C.Ducker
Chlorodesmis comosa Harvey & Bailey
Type locality: Fiji (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 879).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furnished with tufts of leaves or hairs.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Avrainvillea comosa (Harvey & Bailey) G.Murray & Boodle)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).
Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 16 July 2002 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 23 June 2010 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 November 2017.