Petrocelis ascendens E.Y.
Petrocelis ascendens E.Y.Dawson 1961: 193, pl. 2: fig. 2
Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1961). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 4. Gigartinales. Pacific Naturalist 2: 191-343, 63 plates.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
type locality: Bahia Rosario southeast of Punta Baja, Baja California, Mexico. (Dawson 1961: 194). Holotype: E.Y Dawson 8705; January Ist 1950; on cobblestones in the intertidal zone. Herb. A. Handcock foundation (Dawson 1961: 194). Notes: Isotypes are in Herb. U.S National Museum, Herb. Beaudette Foundation and Herb. University of California.
Denizot, M. (1968). Les algues floridées encroutantes (à l'éxclusion des Corallinacées). pp. -310, 227 figs. Paris: Laboratoire de Cryptogamie, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle.
Created: 12 April 2000 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 November 2018.