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Heterosiphonia pellucida (Harvey) Falkenberg

Publication details
Heterosiphonia pellucida (Harvey) Falkenberg 1901: 635-637

Published in: Falkenberg, P. (1901). Die Rhodomelaceen des Golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden Meeres-Abschnitte. Fauna und Flora des Golfes von Neapel, Monographie 26. pp. i-xvi, 1-754, 10 figs, 24 pls. Berlin.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Heterosiphonia is Heterosiphonia berkeleyi Montagne.

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

Basionym
Dasya pellucida Harvey

Type information
Syntype localities: Green Point and Muizenberg, False Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 443).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pellucid, translucent but not hyaline (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Dasya pellucida Harvey 1849

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Dasya pellucida Harvey)
Africa: South Africa (Harvey 1849).

(as Heterosiphonia pellucida (Harvey) Falkenberg)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (John et al. 2004).

Africa: Namibia (Rull Lluch 2002, John et al. 2004), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997).

Created: 23 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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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 April 2019.

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