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Bostrychia pilulifera Montagne

Publication details
Bostrychia pilulifera Montagne 1842: 252

Published in: Montagne, C. (1842). Troisième centurie de plantes cellulaires exotiques nouvelles. Décades V, VI, VII et VIII. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde Série 18: 241-282, pl. 7.
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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)
Rhodomela pilulifera (Montagne) Endlicher 1843

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: French Guiana: Cayenne (leg. Leprieur 349); Surinam (leg. Splitgerber 1316, 1317) (Montagne 1842: 28). Notes: Type: PC; MEL 672280, 672281 (fide R.J. King & C.F. Puttock, Austral. Syst. Bot. 2: 28. 1989)

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Key references
King, R.J. & Puttock, C.F. (1989). Morphology and taxonomy of Bostrychia and Stictosiphonia (Rhodomelaceae / Rhodophyta). Australian Systematic Botany 2: 1-73, 25 figs, 4 tables.

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.

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References
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King, R.J., Puttock, C.F. & Paula, E.J. (1991). The morphology of Bostrychia pilulifera Montagne (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Japanese Journal of Phycology 39: 31-36.
King, R.J., Puttock, C.F. & Paula, E.J. (1991). The morphology of Bostrychia pilulifera Montagne (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Japanese Journal of Phycology 39: 31-36.

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