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Peyssonnelia iridescens D.L.Ballantine & H. Ruiz

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Peyssonneliales
Family Peyssonneliaceae
Genus Peyssonnelia

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Peyssonnelia iridescens D.L.Ballantine & H. Ruiz
Western end of Menjangan Island, Bali, Indonesia Depth 22m Habitat: encrusting on reef wall. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com). © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Peyssonnelia iridescens D.L.Ballantine & H. Ruiz
Western end of Menjangan Island, Bali, Indonesia Depth 22m Habitat: encrusting on reef wall. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com). © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Peyssonnelia iridescens D.L.Ballantine & H. Ruiz
Western end of Menjangan Island, Bali, Indonesia Depth 22m Habitat: encrusting on reef wall. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com). © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Peyssonnelia iridescens D.L.Ballantine & H. Ruiz
Western end of Menjangan Island, Bali, Indonesia Depth 22m Habitat: encrusting on reef wall. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com). © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

 

Ceramium diaphanum var. ciliatum (Ellis) Duby

Peyssonnelia iridescens D.L.Ballantine & H. Ruiz Western end of Menjangan Island, Bali, Indonesia Depth 22m Habitat: encrusting on reef wall
© Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com)

Publication details
Peyssonnelia iridescens D.L.Ballantine & H. Ruiz 2010: 538, figs 1, 2, 5-13

Published in: Ballantine, D.L. & Ruiz, H. (2010). Two new deepwater Peyssonnelia species, Peyssonnelia iridescens and Peyssonnelia gigaspora (Peyssonneliaceae, Rhodophyta) from Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea. Phycologia 49(6): 537-544.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Peyssonnelia is Peyssonnelia squamaria (S.G.Gmelin) Decaisne ex J.Agardh.

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

Synonym(s)
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General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: La Parguera, Puerto Rico (17º53.423'N, 66º59.320'W) (Ballantine & Ruiz 2010: 538). Holotype: Hector Ruiz; 3 March 2008; edge of insular shelf ("Weinberg"); 50 m. US Alg. Coll. 210811 (DLB 7316) (Ballantine & Ruiz 2010: 538). Notes: Isotypes: MICH, MSM, US. Paratypes in MSM.

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References
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Ballantine, D.L. & Ruiz, H. (2010). Two new deepwater Peyssonnelia species, Peyssonnelia iridescens and Peyssonnelia gigaspora (Peyssonneliaceae, Rhodophyta) from Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea. Phycologia 49(6): 537-544.

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