Phyllophora traillii ex
Erythrodermis traillii (Holmes ex Batters) Guiry & Garbary Ireland
© M.D. Guiry
Phyllophora traillii Holmes ex Batters 1890: 334
Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1890). A list of marine algae of Berwick-on-Tweed. History of the Berwickshire Naturalists' Club 12: 221-392, pls VII-XI.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Erythrodermis traillii (Holmes ex Batters) Guiry & Garbary
Named for George William Traill (1836-1897), Scottish phycologist and mineralogist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Epilithic, in shady pools and crevices in the lower littoral and sublittoral to 15 m (Dixon & Irvine 1977). - (17 May 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Berwick, Northumberland, England (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 226). Lectotype: E. Batters; 27 January 1887; BM 4th specimen from left on a card marked 'Cystocarps' (Newroth & Taylor 1971: 95, fig 2).
Source of current name
Guiry, M.D. & Garbary, D.J. (1990). A preliminary phylogenetic analysis of the Phyllophoraceae, Gigartinaceae and Petrocelidaceae (Rhodophyta) in the North Atlantic and the North Pacific. In: Evolutionary Biogeography of the Marine Algae of the North Atlantic. (Garbary, D.J. & South, G.R. Eds), pp. 265-290. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.
Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]-xi, -252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).
Newroth, P.R. & Taylor, A.R.A. (1971). The nomenclature of the North Atlantic species of Phyllophora Greville. Phycologia 10: 93-97.
Created: 05 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Maggs, C.A. (1989). Erythrodermis allenii Batters in the life history of Phyllophora traillii Holmes ex Batters (Phyllophoraceae, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 28: 305-317.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2018.