Petrocelis franciscana & N.L.Gardner
Petrocelis franciscana Setchell & N.L.Gardner Northern California
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Petrocelis franciscana Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1917: 391, pl. 33: fig. 1
Published in: Gardner, N.L. (1917). New Pacific coast marine algae I. University of California Publications in Botany 6: 377-416, pls 31-35.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mastocarpus papillatus (C.Agardh) Kützing
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
type locality: Fort Point, San Francisco, California. (Gardner 1917: 391). Holotype: UC 188973 (Gardner 1917: 391).
Denizot, M. (1968). Les algues floridées encroutantes (à l'éxclusion des Corallinacées). pp. -310, 227 figs. Paris: Laboratoire de Cryptogamie, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle.
Lindstrom, S.C., Hughey, J.R. & Martone, P.T. (2011). New, resurrected and redefined species of Mastocarpus (Phyllophoraceae, Rhodophyta) from the northeast Pacific. Phycologia 50(6): 661-683.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 11 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 December 2011 by Wendy Guiry
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Sussmann, A.V. & DeWreede, R.E. (2001). Seasonality of the red algal crust 'Petrocelis franciscana' (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) on boulder-strewn shores of southern British Columbia, Canada. Phycological Research 49: 51-60.
West, J.A. (1972). The life history of Petrocelis franciscana. British Phycological Journal 7: 299-308.
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