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Bostrychia montagnei Harvey

Publication details
Bostrychia montagnei Harvey 1853: 55, pl. XIVB

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1853). Nereis boreali-americana; or, contributions towards a history of the marine algae of the atlantic and pacific coasts of North America. Part II. Rhodospermeae. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 5(5): [i-ii], [1]-258, pls XIII-XXXVI.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bostrychia is Bostrychia scorpioides (Hudson) Montagne.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Bostrychia scorpioides var. montagnei (Harvey) Post 1936

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

Zuccarello, G.C, Kamiya, M., Ootsuki, R., Loiseaux de Goer, S., Pedroche, F.F. & West, J.A. (2012). New records of red algae from mangroves in El Salvador and Pacific Mexico, combining culture and molecular observations. Botanica Marina 55(1): 101-111.

Zuccarello, G.C. & West, J.A. (2006). Molecular phylogeny of the subfamily Bostrychioideae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta): subsuming Stictosiphonia and highlighting polyphyly in species of Bostrychia. Phycologia 45: 24-36.

Zuccarello, G.C., Muangmai, N., Preuss, M., Sanchez, L.B., Loiseaux de Goër, S. & West, J.A. (2015). The Bostrychia tenella species complex: morphospecies and genetic cryptic species with resurrection of B. binderi. Phycologia 54(3): 261-270.

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Noseda, M.D., Tulio, S. & Duarte, M.E.R. (1999). Polysaccharides from the red seaweed Bostrychia montagnei: chemical characterization. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 16: 549-554.
Sluiman, H.J. (1978). A note on Bostrychia scorpioides (Hudson) Montagne ex Kützing and B. montagnei Harvey (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Blumea 24: 301-303.
Smith, C.M. & Norris, J.N. (1988). Structure and occurence of spermatangia in Caribbean Bostrychia montagnei Harvey and B. biuderi Harvey (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). Japanese Journal of Phycology 36: 127-137.

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