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Petrocelis anastomosans E.Y.Dawson

Publication details
Petrocelis anastomosans E.Y.Dawson 1961: 195, pl. 2: fig. 3

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1961). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 4. Gigartinales. Pacific Naturalist 2: 191-343, 63 plates.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Petrocelis is Petrocelis cruenta J.Agardh.

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

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), anastomosing.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
type locality: Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico. (Dawson 1961: 195). Holotype: E.Y Dawson; January 16 1947; Rocky headland east of the harbour. Herb. A. Handcock foundation 3806 (Dawson 1961: 195). Notes: IIsotypes are in Herb. Beaudette Foundation and Herb. University of California.

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Key references
Denizot, M. (1968). Les algues floridées encroutantes (à l'éxclusion des Corallinacées). pp. [1]-310, 227 figs. Paris: Laboratoire de Cryptogamie, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle.

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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 14 November 2018.

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