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Ptilonia magellanica (Montagne) J.Agardh

Publication details
Ptilonia magellanica (Montagne) J.Agardh 1852: 774

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1852). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 3, fasc. 1. pp. 701-786. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Ptilonia.

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

Basionym
Thamnophora magellanica Montagne

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Thamnophora magellanica Montagne 1842
Plocamium magellanicum (Montagne) J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1845
Thamnocarpus magellanicus (Montagne) Kützing 1849

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Boraso de Zaixso, A.L. (2013). Elementos para el estudio de las macroalgas de Argentina. Con colaboración de J.M. Zaixso. pp. [1]-204. Comodoro Rivadavia: Universitaria de la Patagonia.

Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. Vol. 5 pp. 1-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.

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