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Ptilophora wilsonii Huisman, G.H.Boo & S.M.Boo

Publication details
Ptilophora wilsonii Huisman, G.H.Boo & S.M.Boo 2018: 251, fig. 72 A-G

Published in: Huisman, J.M., Boo, G.H. & Boo, S.M. (2018). Gelidiales. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 245-264. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ptilophora is Ptilophora spissa (Suhr) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Eponomy
"Named for the U.S. phycologist D.Wilson Freshwater, in recognition of his many contributions to our understanding of the Gelidiales."

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Gnaraloo, Ningaloo, W.A., 23°46'7"S, 113°20'44"E [Western Australia] (Huisman, Boo & Boo 2018: 251). Holotype: O.A.Gomez & J.Colquhoun; 7 Sept. 2008; collected by epibenthic sled from 44.1 m depth. PERTH 08775389 (Huisman, Boo & Boo 2018: 251).

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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 19 June 2019.

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