Bostrychia arbuscula W.H.
Bostrychia arbuscula W.H.Harvey in J.D.Hooker 1855: 226
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Algae. In: The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery ships Erebus and Terror, in the years 1839-1843, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross.... II. Flora Novae-Zelandiae. Part II. Flowerless plants. (Hooker, J.D. Eds), pp. 211-266. London: Reeve.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), A small tree; little tree (Stearn 1973).
Stictosiphonia arbuscula (Harvey) R.J.King & Puttock 1989
Amphibia arbuscula Kuntze 1891
This is a marine species.
Type locality: New Zealand: Otago (Silva 1996-to date). Type: D. Lyall; iii.1850; K in BM (Silva 1996-to date
Muangmai, N., West, J.A. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2014). Evolution of four Southern Hemisphere Bostrychia (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) species: phylogeny, species delimitation and divergence times. Phycologia 53(6): 593-601.
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 May 2019.