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Plumaria elegans (Bonnemaison) F.Schmitz

Publication details
Plumaria elegans (Bonnemaison) F.Schmitz 1889: 450

Published in: Schmitz, F. (1889). Systematische Übersicht der bisher bekannten Gattungen der Florideen. Flora oder Allgemeine botanische Zeitung 72: 435-456, pl. XXI.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Plumaria.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Plumaria plumosa (Hudson) Kuntze

Ptilota elegans Bonnemaison

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Maggs, C.A. & Irvine, L.M. (1995). Proposal to change the listed type of Ptilota C. Agardh, nom. cons. (Rhodophyceae). Taxon 44: 415-418, 2 figs.

Key references
Zinova, A.D. (1955). Opredelitel burykh vodoroslej severnykh morej SSSR [Determination book of the red algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. pp. 1-219 [+ 1], 169 figs. Moscow & Leningrad: Akad. Nauk SSSR.

Created: 15 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 28 July 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Cullinane, J.P. & Murphy, J.P. (1976). The distribution of Ptilota plumosa (Huds.) C. Ag. and Plumaria elegans (Bonnem.) Schm. in Ireland. Scientific Proceedings of the Royal Dublin Society Ser. A., 5(27): 475-490.
Drew, K.M. (1939). An investigation of Plumaria elegans (Bonnem.) Schmitz with special reference to triploid plants bearing parasporangia. Annals of Botany 3: 347-367.
Fish, B.C., Barwell, C.J. & Rogers, D.J. (1988). Separation of lectins and phycobiliproteins in extracts of Palmaria palmata and Plumaria elegans. British Phycological Journal 23: 286.
Norton, T.A. (1975). Growth-form and environment in cave-dwelling plants of Plumaria elegans. British Phycological Journal 10: 225-233.
Rueness, J. (1968). Paraspores from Plumaria elegans (Bonnem.) Schmitz in culture. Nytt Magasin for Botanikk 15: 220-224.
Suneson, S. (1938). Über die entwicklungsgeschichte von Plumaria elegans. K. Fysiogr. Sällakap. Lund Förhandl. 8(1-8): .
Whittick, A. (1977). The reproductive ecology of Plumaria elegans (Bonnem.) Schmitz (Ceramiaceae: Rhodophyta) at its northern limits in the western Atlantic. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 29: 223-230.

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