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Battersia racemosa (Greville) Draisma, Prud'homme & H.Kawai

Publication details
Battersia racemosa (Greville) Draisma, Prud'homme & H.Kawai 2010: 322

Published in: Draisma, S.G.A., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. & Kawai, H. (2010). A revised classification of the Sphacelariales (Phaeophyceae) inferred from a psbC and rbcL based phylogeny. European Journal of Phycology 45(3): 308-326.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Battersia is Battersia mirabilis Reinke ex Batters.

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

Basionym
Sphacelaria racemosa Greville

Type information
Type locality: Firth of Forth, opposite Caroline Park (Scotland) (Draisma, Prud'homme van Reine & Kawai 2010: 322). Type: Richardson (s.n.); 4.ii.1819; growing on rocks near high water mark. BM (Draisma, Prud'homme van Reine & Kawai 2010: 322). Notes: GL, LD.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with flowers borne in racemes.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sphacelaria racemosa Greville 1824

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 February 2019.

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