Scinaia minima E.Y.
Scinaia minima E.Y.Dawson Panama. Habit with distinct dichotomous branching.
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Scinaia minima E.Y.Dawson 1945: 103, pl. 20: fig. 1
Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1945). Some new and unreported sublittoral algae from Cerros Island, Mexico. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 43: 102-112.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scinaia johnstoniae Setchell
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very little, very least (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Kellett Channel, between Isla Cedros and Punta San Eugenio, Baja California (Dawson 1953: 47). Holotype: K. O. Emery; May 1945; 25-30 m depth. UC (Dawson 1953: 47). Notes: Dawson, 1953 notes isotype is in Herbarium HAHF on sheet 8910.
Source of current name
León-Cisneros, K., Riosmena-Rodríguez, R., Neto, A.I. & Hernández-Carmona, G. (2009). The red algal genus Scinaia (Nemaliales; Rhodophyta) on the Gulf of California, Mexico: a taxonomic account. Phycologia 48(3): 186-210, 60 figs, 10 tables.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 July 2019.