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Delesseria hancockii W.R.Taylor

Publication details
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.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Delesseria is Delesseria sanguinea (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Paraglossum hancockii (W.R.Taylor) M.J.Wynne

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Academy Bay, I. Santa Cruz, Gal√°pagos 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.

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Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. [1]-326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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