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Ptilota elegans Bonnemaison

Publication details
Ptilota elegans Bonnemaison 1828: 70

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ptilota is Ptilota plumosa C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Plumaria plumosa (Hudson) Kuntze

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 10 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Cullinane, J.P. & Murphy, J.P. (1976). The distribution of Ptilota plumosa (Huds.) C. Ag. and Plumaria elegans (Bonnem.) Schm. in Ireland. Scientific Proceedings of the Royal Dublin Society Ser. A., 5(27): 475-490.

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 20 February 2019.

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