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Branchioglossum minutum C.W.Schneider

Publication details
Branchioglossum minutum C.W.Schneider in C.W.Schneider & Searles 1975: 92, 93, figs 13, 15, 16

Published in: Schneider, C.W. & Searles, R.B. (1975). North Carolina marine algae. IV. Further contributions from the continental shelf, including two new species of Rhodophyta. Nova Hedw. 26: 83-103, 4 plates.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Branchioglossum is Branchioglossum woodii (J.Agardh) Kylin.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: North Carolina (33º37.6'N, 77º09.4'W) (Schneider & Searles 1975: 93). Holotype (female): No. 17673; 4 August 1971; Depth 33 m. DUKE 12675 (Schneider & Searles 1975: 93).

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Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. [1]-326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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