Pterocladiella megasporangia J.Sohrabipour, P.-E.Lim & C.A.
Pterocladiella megasporangia J.Sohrabipour, P.-E.Lim & C.A.Maggs in Sohrabipour et al. 2013: 523, 525, figs 15-27
Published in: Sohrabipour, J., Lim, P.-E., Maggs, C.A. & Phang, S.-M. (2013). Two new species and two new records of Pterocladiella (Gelidiales) from Malaysia based on analyses of rbcL and coxI gene sequences. Phycologia 52(6): 517-537.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pterocladiella is Pterocladiella capillacea (S.G.Gmelin) Santelices & Hommersand.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Teluk Kemang, Port Dickson, Negri Sembilan (2º26'38"N, 101º51'21"E) (Sohrabipour et al. 2013). Holotype: J. Sohrabipour; 29 August 2011; thalli epilithic and also on small peices of coral among P. beachiae and P. caerulescens in the mid-intertidal zone. KLU PSM12599-1 (Sohrabipour et al. 2013: 523, 525). Notes: Isotypes: KLU PSM 12600-1, KLU PSM12601-1.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Boo, G.H. & Geraldino, P.J.L. (2016). Pterocladiella maribagoensis (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta), a new marine alga from Cebu, Philippines. Phytotaxa 288(3): 239-248, 10 figs.
Boo, G.H., Le Gall, L., Hwang, I.K. & Boo, S.M. (2016). Pterocladiella feldmannii sp. nov. and P. hamelii sp. nov. (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta), two new species uncovered in Madagascar during the Atimo Vatae expedition. Cryptogamie Algologie 37(3): 179-198, 21 figs.
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