Delesseria hancockii W.R.Taylor
Delesseria hancockii W.R.Taylor 1945: 278, pl. 90
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Paraglossum hancockii (W.R.Taylor) M.J.Wynne
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Academy Bay, I. Santa Cruz, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador (Taylor 1945: 278). Type: W.R. Taylor no. 34-306; 20 January 1934; Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 278). Notes: Type (tetrasporic) rare as dredged off Academy Bay.
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Created: 08 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 March 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 24 May 2019.