152,876 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 20,939 images, 59,121 bibliographic items, 408,269 distributional records.

Taxonomy Detail

Family Peyssonneliaceae

Peyssonneliaceae Denizot, 1968: 86, 308.

Source: Kamiya, M., Lindstrom, S.C., Nakayama, T., Yokoyama, A., Lin, S.-M., Guiry, M.D., Gurgel, F.D.G., Huisman, J.M., Kitayama, T., Suzuki, M., Cho, T.O. & Frey, W. (2017). Rhodophyta. In: Syllabus of Plant Families, 13th ed. Part 2/2 Photoautotrophic eukaryotic Algae. (Frey, W. Eds), pp. [i]-xii, [1]-171. Stuttgart: Borntraeger Science Publishers.

Original publication: Denizot, M. (1968). Les algues floridées encroutantes (à l'éxclusion des Corallinacées). pp. [1]-310, 227 figs. Paris: Laboratoire de Cryptogamie, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle.

Key References
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Ballantine, D. & Ruiz, H. (2011). Metapeyssonnelia milleporoides a new species of coral-killing red alga (Peyssonneliaceae) from Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea. Botanica Marina 54(1): 47-51.

Ballantine, D.L. & Ruiz, H. (2005). Two Peyssonnelia species (Peyssonneliaceae, Rhodophyta) from Puerto Rico including Peyssonnelia flavescens sp. nov. Phycologia 44: 328-334, 15 figs. 1 Table.

Ballantine, D.L. & Ruiz, H. (2006). Peyssonnelia imbricata sp. nov. (Peyssonneliaceae, Rhodophyta) from Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea. Botanica Marina 49: 431-437.

Ballantine, D.L. & Ruiz, H. (2010). Two new deepwater Peyssonnelia species, Peyssonnelia iridescens and Peyssonnelia gigaspora (Peyssonneliaceae, Rhodophyta) from Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea. Phycologia 49(6): 537-544.

Ballantine, D.L., C.Lozada-Troche & H.Ruiz (2014). Metapeyssonnelia tangerina (Peyssonneliaceae, Rhodophyta), a new species associated with coral reef habitats in Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea. Phycological Research 62(3): 197-205, 12 fig., 2 tables.

Boudouresque, C.-F., Coppejans, E. & Marcot, J. (1976). Un nouveau genre de Peyssonneliaceae, Metapeyssonnelia (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 15: 283-288.

Dixon, K.R. & Saunders, G.W. (2013). DNA barcoding and phylogenetics of Ramicrusta and Incendia gen. nov., two early diverging lineages of the Peyssonneliaceae (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 52(1): 82-108.

Irvine, L.M. & Maggs, C.A. (1983). Peyssonneliaceae. In: Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1, Rhodophyta. Part 2A Cryptonemiales (sensu stricto), Palmariales, Rhodymeniales. (Irvine, L.M. Eds), pp. 52-61. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Jeong, S.Y., Bustamante, D., Lee, J.G., Won, B.Y., Kim, S.H. & Cho, T. (2017). Two new records of Peyssonnelia species and Sonderophycus cauliferus comb. nov. within the family Peyssonneliaceae (Peyssonneliales) from Korea. Korean J. Environm. Biol. 35(3): 345-353, 4 fig.

Kang, S.-J., Lee, J.W., Lee, W.J., Oh, Y.S. & Lee, H.-B. (2006). Taxonomic characteristics of Peyssonnelia capensis Montagne (Peyssonneliaceae, Rhodophyta) from Jeju Island in Korea. Algae 21(2): 209-216, 4 figs, 3 tables. [in Korean]

Krayesky, D.M., Norris, J.N., Gabrielson, P.W., Gabriela, D. & Fredericq, S. (2009). A new order of red algae based on the Peyssonneliaceae, with an evaluation of the ordinal classification of the Florideophyceae (Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 122: 364-391.

Marcot-Coqueugniot, J. (1988). Some Peyssonneliaceae (Rhodophyceae) collected in depth off the coast of Brazil. Vie Milieu 38: 299-309.

Marcot-Coqueugniot, J. (1988). Sur quelques Peyssonneliaceae (Rhodophyceae) récoltées en profundeur au large des côtes du Brésil. Vie Milieu 38: 299-309.

Marcot-Coqueugniot, J., Boudouresque, C.-F. & Thomassin, B. (1988). Peyssonnelia (Rhodophyta: Peyssonneliaceae) des fonds sédimentaires des récifs coralliens de la région de Tuléar (sud-ouest de Madagascar). Botanica Marina 31: 263-282, 52 figs, IX tables. [in French, English abstract]

Pueschel, C.M. & Saunders, G.W. (2009). Ramicrusta textilis sp. nov. (Peyssonneliaceae, Rhodophyta), an anatomically complex Caribbean alga that overgrows corals. Phycologia 48(6): 480-491.

South, G.R. & Whittick, A. (1976). Aspects of the life history of Rhodophysema elegans (Rhodophyta, Peyssonneliaceae). British Phycological Journal 11: 349-354.

Verlaque, M., Ballesteros, E. & Antonius, A. (2000). Metapeyssonnelia corallepida sp. nov. (Peyssonneliaceae, Rhodophyta), an Atlantic encrusting red alga overgrowing corals. Botanica Marina 43: 191-200.

Zhang, D. & Jinghua, Z. (1981). Ramicrusta, a new genus of Peyssonneliaceae. Oceanologia et Limnologia Sinica 12(6): 538-544, 2 plates.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2018.

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