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Pachyarthron californicum (Decaisne) C.W.Schneider & M.J.Wynne

Publication details
Pachyarthron californicum (Decaisne) C.W.Schneider & M.J.Wynne 2007: 231

Published in: Schneider, C.W. & Wynne, M.J. (2007). A synoptic review of the classification of red algal genera a half a century after Kylin's "Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen". Botanica Marina 50: 197-249.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pachyarthron is Pachyarthron cretaceum (Postels & Ruprecht) Manza.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bossiella chiloensis (Decaisne) H.W.Johansen

Basionym
Amphiroa californica Decaisne

Type information
Type locality: U.S.A.: California: Monterey (Silva 1996-to date). Type: PC ("Par")in herb. Mus. (Silva 1996-to date

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Schneider & Wynne (2007) support the use of the genus Pachyarthron for this species but Woelkerling et al. (2008) recognize Bossiella. - (20 Aug 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Woelkerling, W.J., Millar, A.J.K., Harvey, A. & Baba, M. (2008). Recognition of Pachyarthron and Bossiella as distinct genera in the Corallinaceae, subfamily Corallinoideae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 47: 265-293.

Created: 19 August 2010 by Wendy Guiry

Verified by: 18 November 2015 by Craig Schneider

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Craig Schneider 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 March 2019.

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