Bostrychia vaga J.D.Hooker & Harvey, 1845
- Type locality: Kerguelen Islands: Christmas Harbour. Type: J.D. Hooker; K in BM.
- Bostrychia vaga f. typica E.Post, nom. inval.
- Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. 1845. Algae antarcticae, being characters and descriptions of the hitherto unpublished species of algae, discovered in Lord Auckland's Group, Campbell's Island, Kerguelen's Land, Falkland Islands, Cape Horn and other southern circumpolar regions, during the voyage of H.M. discovery ships "Erebus" and "Terror". The London Journal of Botany 4: 249–276, 293-298. BHL Reference page. : 270
- Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Bostrychia vaga. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 24 October 2017.