Erythrotrichia welwitschii (Ruprecht) Batters Spain, Galicia, Ría de Vigo, 2005, microscope, growing on Ralfsia verrucosa
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Cruoria welwitschii Ruprecht 1850: 140, pl. 18, fig. i.
Published in: Ruprecht, F.J. (1850). Algae ochotenses. Die ersten sicheren Nachrichten über die Tange des Ochotskischen Meeres. pp. 1-243, 10 pls. St. Petersburg: Buchdruckerei der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Erythrotrichia welwitschii (Ruprecht) Batters
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
on Ralfsia on molluscs (Patella and Gibbula) in mid- to lower-littoral, tolerating moderate exposure to wave action (Brodie & Irvine 2003). - (22 Jul 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Rio Tejo [Tagus Estuary] near Lisbon , Portugal (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 89). Isotype: Welwitsch; BM Slide 11424: Welwitsch, Phycotheca lusitanica no. 23 (Brodie & Irvine 2003: 72).
Source of current name
Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.
Brodie, J. & Irvine, L.M. (2003). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3B. Bangiophycidae. pp. i-xiii, 1-167, map. Andover: Intercept.
Created: 29 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 March 2017 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 21 February 2019.