Durvillaea willana Lindauer Otago, South Island, New Zealand; basal branching
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Durvillaea willana Lindauer 1949: 348, fig. 6
Published in: Lindauer, V.W. (1949). Notes on marine algae of New Zealand. I. Pacific Science 3: 340-352.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
"Named in honor of Mrs. Eileen Willa of Half Moon Bay, Stewart Island, whose tireless enthusiasm and intensive collecting have greatly assisted the author in his work."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
(as Durvillaea willana Lindauer)
English: Cape, Thonged (Akatsuka 1994).
Syntype localities: Taylor's Mistake (Christchurch), Timaru, and south to Stewart Island; N.W. Nelson Province (Lindauer 1949: 348).
Adams, N.M. (1997). Common seaweeds of New Zealand. pp. -48, 48 pls. Christchurch: Canterbury University Press.
Cho, G.Y, Rousseau, F., Reviers, B. de & Boo, S.M. (2006). Phylogenetic relationships within the Fucales (Phaeophyceae) assessed by the photosystem I coding psaA sequences. Phycologia 45: 512-519.
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
Created: 11 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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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 20 August 2019.