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Pugetia firma Kylin

Publication details
Pugetia firma Kylin 1941: 15, pl. 4: fig. 12

Published in: Kylin, H. (1941). Californische Rhodophyceen. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 37(2): 1-71, 7 figs, 13 plates.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pugetia is Pugetia fragilissima Kylin.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Salishia firma (Kylin) Clarkston & G.W.Saunders

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

Taxonomic notes
Harper & Saunders (2002: 275) found that Pugetia firma and Pugetia japonica were not related to Callophyllis in their phylogenetic trees and proposed the restoration of Pugetia japonica and P. firma Kylin.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Pacific Grove, California (Clarkston & Saunders 2012: 53). Holotype: tetrasporic and cystocarpic: Kylin ; July 1922/1941 (?); uppermost sublittoral. LD 090094 (Clarkston & Saunders 2012: 53).

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Key references
Harper, J.T. & Saunders, G.W. (2002). Using molecular data to resolve the taxonomic limits of the genera Callophyllis, Euthora and Pugetia (Kallymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycological Research 50(4): 275-282.

Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Created: 15 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Clarkston, B.E. & Saunders, G.W. (2012). An examination of the red algal genus Pugetia (Kallymeniaceae, Gigartinales), with descriptions of Salishia firma gen. & comb. nov., Pugetia cryptica sp. nov. and Beringia wynnei sp. nov.. Phycologia 51(1): 33-61.

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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 18 February 2019.

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