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Botryoglossum platycarpum (Turner) Kützing

Publication details
Botryoglossum platycarpum (Turner) Kützing 1843: 446

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Botryoglossum.

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

Basionym
Fucus platycarpus Turner

Type information
Type locality: "At the Cape of Good Hope. Mr. Brand, in the Banksian Herbarium." [Cape of Good Hope, South Africa] (Turner 1809-1811: 24). Holotype: BM?

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus platycarpus Turner 1809
Delesseria platycarpa (Turner) J.V.Lamouroux 1813
Phyllophora platycarpa (Turner) Greville ex Krauss 1846
Nitophyllum platycarpum (Turner) J.Agardh 1876

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Delesseria alata var. prolifera Suhr 1840

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.

Dickie, G. (1876). Algae collected by Mr. Moseley at Heard Island, 250 miles S. of Kerguelen. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 15: 47-48.

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.

Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. [1]-326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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