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Avrainvillea comosa (Harvey & Bailey) G.Murray & Boodle

Publication details
Avrainvillea comosa (Harvey & Bailey) G.Murray & Boodle 1889: 71-72

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Avrainvillea is Avrainvillea nigricans Decaisne.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlorodesmis fastigiata (C.Agardh) S.C.Ducker

Basionym
Chlorodesmis comosa Harvey & Bailey

Type information
Type locality: Fiji (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 879).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furnished with tufts of leaves or hairs.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Avrainvillea comosa (Harvey & Bailey) G.Murray & Boodle)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Source of synonymy
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 23 September 2017.

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