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Heteroptilon pappeanum (Kützing) Hommersand

Publication details
Heteroptilon pappeanum (Kützing) Hommersand in Hommersand, D.W. Freshwater, J. López-Bautista, & S. Fredericq 2006: 210-214, figs 4-6

Published in: Hommersand, M.H., Freshwater, D.W., Lopez-Bautista, J.M. & Fredericq, S. (2006). Proposal of the Euptiloteae Hommersand et Fredericq, trib. nov. and transfer of some southern hemisphere Ptiloteae to the Callithamnieae (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 42: 203-225.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Heteroptilon.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Euptilota pappeana Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 409). Notes: Lectotype: One of two specimens on a sheet in Leiden, L.937, 273-307 labeled (scr. Kützing): Euptilota Pappeana KG (sic!), Tab. Phyc. XII, 60, C.B.S. selected by Willem Prud'homme van Reine (barcode L539673), labelled C.B.S. "Ptilota pappeana"J. Ag. MSS, Tafelbay, 75 (Hommersand et al., 2006: 210).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Euptilota pappeana Kützing 1849

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Rhodocallis setigera Kützing 1849
Ptilota pappeana J.Agardh 1851

Distributional notes
The South African record cited by Hommersand et al. (2006) is from drift material. - (29 Jun 2006) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.

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