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Petrocelis polygyna (Kjellman) F.Schmitz

Publication details
Petrocelis polygyna (Kjellman) F.Schmitz 1889: 454

Published in: Schmitz, F. (1889). Systematische √úbersicht der bisher bekannten Gattungen der Florideen. Flora oder Allgemeine botanische Zeitung 72: 435-456, pl. XXI.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Petrocelis is Petrocelis cruenta J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Haemescharia polygyna Kjellman

Haemescharia polygyna Kjellman

Type information
Type locality: Siberian Sea (Kjellman 1889: 182).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Zinova, A.D. (1955). Opredelitel burykh vodoroslej severnykh morej SSSR [Determination book of the red algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. pp. 1-219 [+ 1], 169 figs. Moscow & Leningrad: Akad. Nauk SSSR.

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Vinogradova, K.L. & Yakovleva, T.A. (1989). O sistematicheskom polozhenii Petrocelis hennedyi i P. polygyna (Rhodophyta, Cruoriaceae). Botanicheskij Zhurnal SSSR 74: 744-753, 12 figs.
Wilce, R.T. & Maggs, C.A. (1989). Reinstatement of the genus Haemescharia (Rhodophyta, Haemeschariaceae fam. nov.) for H. polygyna and H. hennedyi comb. nov. (=Petrocelis hennedyi). Canadian Journal of Botany 67: 1465-1479, 60 figs, 1 table.

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