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Schmitzia neapolitana (Berthold) P.C.Silva

Publication details
Schmitzia neapolitana (Berthold) P.C.Silva 1959: 63

Published in: Silva, P.C. (1959). Remarks on algal nomenclature II. Taxon 8: 60-64.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Schmitzia.

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

Basionym
Calosiphonia neapolitana Berthold

Type information
Type locality: Gulf of Naples, Italy, Mediterranean Sea (Berecibar et al. 2009: 220).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), belonging to Naples in Italy (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Calosiphonia neapolitana Berthold 1884
Bertholdia neapolitana (Berthold) F.Schmitz 1889

Habitat notes
Attached to rocky substrata at a depth of 18 m (Berecibar et al. 2009: 220). - (22 Mar 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Schmitzia neapolitana (Berthold) P.C.Silva)
English: Stringy Jelly Weed (Bunker et al. 2010).

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Berecibar, E., Wynne, M.J., Bárbara, I. & Santos, R. (2009). Records of Rhodophyta new to the flora of the Iberian Atlantic coast. Botanica Marina 52(3): 217-228, 26 figs.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

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