Osmundea spectabilis

Osmundea spectabilis


Taxonavigation: Ceramiales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Rhodymeniophycidae
Ordo: Ceramiales

Familia: Rhodomelaceae
Tribus: Laurencieae
Genus: Osmundea
Species: Osmundea spectabilis


Osmundea spectabilis (Postels & Ruprecht) K.W.Nam, in K.W.Nam, Maggs & Garbary 1994


  • Basionym
    • Laurencia spectabilis Postels & Ruprecht, 1840
      • Syntype localities: "In sinu Norfolk legit Kastalsky; ad Kamtschatka ad novam Californiam Douglas."
  • Homotypic


  • Nam, K.W., Maggs, C.A. & Garbary, D.J. 1994. Resurrection of the genus Osmundea with an emendation of the generic delineation of Laurencia (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 33(5): 384–395, 38 figs, 3 tables. Reference page. : 393
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Osmundea spectabilis. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 30 October 2017.
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