Rhodymenia pseudopalmata var. ellisiae ( )
Rhodymenia pseudopalmata var. ellisiae (Duby) Guiry 1975: 149 (as 'Ellisiae' )
Published in: Guiry, M.D. & Hollenberg, G.J. (1975). Schottera gen. nov. and Schottera nicaeensis (Lamour. ex Duby) comb. nov. (=Petroglossum nicaeense (Lamour. ex Duby) Schotter) in the British Isles. British Phycological Journal 10: 149-164, 15 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodymenia holmesii Ardissone
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling [Palmaria] palmata (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Ad littlora Calvadosii. Chauvin alg. norm. no. 16" [Calvados, Normandy, France] (Duby 1830: 943).
Source of current name
Irvine, L.M. & Guiry, M.D. (1983). Rhodymeniales. In: Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 2A. Cryptonemiales (sensu stricto), Palmariales, Rhodymeniales. (Irvine, L.M. Eds), pp. 77-98. London: British Museum (Natural History).
Created: 11 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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.