Bostrychia hookeri Harvey in Hooker & Harvey 1845: 269
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bostrychia intricata (Bory) Montagne
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: Isla Hermite, Cape Horn, Chile and Berkeley Sound, Falkland Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 552).
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Zuccarello, G.C. & West, J.A. (2006). Molecular phylogeny of the subfamily Bostrychioideae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta): subsuming Stictosiphonia and highlighting polyphyly in species of Bostrychia. Phycologia 45: 24-36.
Created: 06 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 February 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2019.