Kvaleya epilaeve Adey & Sperapani
Kvaleya epilaeve Adey & Sperapani 1971: 31, 33, figs 1-6
Published in: Adey, W.H. & Sperapani, C.P. (1971). The biology of Kvaleya epilaeve, a new parasitic genus and species of Corallinaceae. Phycologia 10: 29-42.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Kvaleya.
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This is a marine species.
Type locality: southwest corner of Tromsöy, Norway, off marine station (Adey & Sperapani 1971: 33). Holotype: Adey 69-2A; April 14, 1969; 28 m; parasitic on Leptophytum laeve. US Adey 69-2A (Adey & Sperapani 1971: 33). Notes: Isotype: Adey slide 69-2-1, 15.
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Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Created: 09 September 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Adey, W.H. & Sperapani, C.P. (1971). The biology of Kvaleya epilaeve, a new parasitic genus and species of Corallinaceae. Phycologia 10: 29-42.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 February 2019.