Opuntiella californica (Farlow) Kylin Maybens Beach, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada; drift
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Kallymenia californica Farlow 1877: 241 (as 'Callymenia' )
Published in: Farlow, W.G. (1877). On some algae new to the United States. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 12: 235-245.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Opuntiella californica (Farlow) Kylin
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to California (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Santa Cruz, California, USA Type: C.L. Anderson;
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 11 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 August 2011 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 24 April 2019.