Neodilsea borealis (I.A. ) S.C.
Neodilsea borealis (I.A.Abbott) S.C.Lindstrom 1985: 264
Published in: Lindstrom, S.C. (1985). Nomenclatural and taxonomic notes on Dilsea and Neodilsea (Dumontiaceae, Rhodophyta). Taxon 34: 260-266.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Schizymenia borealis I.A.Abbott
Type locality: off Blakely Island, San Juan Archipelago, Washington, USA (Abbott 1967: 66). Lectotype: Michael Neushul; 20.ix.1962; 13 m deep. UCSB (Lindstrom 1985: 264). Notes: Type: GMS (Abbott 3253); missing and replaced by a LECTOTYPE at UCSB (fide S.C. Lindstrom, Taxon 34: 264, fig. 2. 1985)
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), north, northern (Stearn 1973).
Schizymenia borealis I.A.Abbott 1967
Neodilsea americana I.A.Abbott 1968
This is a marine species.
Lindeberg, M.R. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2010). Field guide to the seaweeds of Alaska. pp. [i-]iii-iv, 1-188, numerous col. photographs. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant College Program.
Saunders, G.W. (2008). A DNA barcode examination of the red algal family Dumontiaceae in Canadian waters reveals substantial cryptic diversity. 1. The foliolse Dilsea-Neodilsea complex and Weeksia. Botany 86: 773-789.
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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 21 February 2019.