Besa divaricata ( ) M.S. & S.M.
Besa divaricata (Holmes) M.S.Calderon & S.M.Boo in Calderon et al. 2016: 433, figs 20-28
Published in: Calderon, M.S., Miller, K.A., Seo, T.H. & Boo, S.M. (2016). Transfer of selected Ahnfeltiopsis (Phyllophoraceae, Rhodophyta) species to the genus Besa and description of Schottera koreana sp. nov.. European Journal of Phycology 51(4): 431-443.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Gymnogongrus divaricatus Holmes
Type locality: Shimoda, Shizuoka Prefecture, central Japan (Masuda, Zhang & Xia 1994: 168). Holotype: March 1894; BM (Masuda, Zhang & Xia 1994: 168). Notes: Collector: Saida, no. 61a (Holmes, 1896).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), divaricate, spreading at a wide angle (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 15 December 2016 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 26 September 2018.