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Phyllophora rubens (Linnaeus) Greville

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Phyllophoraceae
Genus Phyllophora

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Phyllophora rubens (Linnaeus) Greville
Collected near Roscoff (F), December 1984. 29 Dec 2011. Elmar Wosnitza. © Christine Wosnitza.

Phyllophora rubens (Linnaeus) Greville
Collected near Roscoff (F), December 1984. 29 Dec 2011. Elmar Wosnitza. © Christine Wosnitza.

Phyllophora rubens (Linnaeus) Greville
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Phyllophora rubens (Linnaeus) Greville
Mullaghmore, Co. Sligo, Ireland. 26 May 1994. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Phyllophora rubens (Linnaeus) Greville
Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland; drift. 08 Aug 2004. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Phyllophora rubens (Linnaeus) Greville
Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland; drift. 08 Aug 2004. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Phycodrys rubens (Linnaeus) Batters Mullaghmore, Co. Sligo, Ireland
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Phyllophora rubens (Linnaeus) Greville 1830: lvi, 135

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, [1]-218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Phyllophora.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phycodrys rubens (Linnaeus) Batters

Basionym
Fucus rubens Linnaeus

Type information
Type locality: unlocalised ("in Oceano") (Athanasiadis 1996: 114). Holotype: undated; L 910.128.1044 Notes: Dixon, 1964, fig. 1

Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), reddish (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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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 25 September 2018.

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