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Petrocelis hennedyi (Harvey) Batters

Publication details
Petrocelis hennedyi (Harvey) Batters 1890: 94, pl. 11: figs 3, 4

Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1890). A list of marine algae of Berwick-on-Tweed. History of the Berwickshire Naturalists' Club 12: 221-392, pls VII-XI.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Petrocelis is Petrocelis cruenta J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Haemescharia hennedyi (Harvey) K.L.Vinogradova & Yacovleva

Basionym
Actinococcus hennedyi Harvey

Type information
Bute, Cumbrae, Scotland Lectotype: TCD (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 245).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Vinogradova, K.L. & Yakovleva, T.A. (1989). O sistematicheskom polozhenii Petrocelis hennedyi i P. polygyna (Rhodophyta, Cruoriaceae). Botanicheskij Zhurnal SSSR 74: 744-753, 12 figs.

Created: 22 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 02 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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

Barwell, C.J., Fletcher, R.L., Irvine, L.M., Maggs, C.A. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (1986). The hordenine content of Petrocelis cruenta and Petrocelis hennedyi. British Phycological Journal 21: 325.
Fletcher, R.L. & Irvine, L.M. (1982). Some preliminary observations on the ecology, structure, culture and taxonomic position of Petrocelis hennedyi (Harvey) Batters (Rhodophyta) in Britain. Botanica Marina 25: 601-609.
Vinogradova, K.L. & Yakovleva, T.A. (1989). O sistematicheskom polozhenii Petrocelis hennedyi i P. polygyna (Rhodophyta, Cruoriaceae). Botanicheskij Zhurnal SSSR 74: 744-753, 12 figs.
Wilce, R.T. & Maggs, C.A. (1989). Reinstatement of the genus Haemescharia (Rhodophyta, Haemeschariaceae fam. nov.) for H. polygyna and H. hennedyi comb. nov. (=Petrocelis hennedyi). Canadian Journal of Botany 67: 1465-1479, 60 figs, 1 table.

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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 24 September 2018.

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