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Peyssonnelia atropurpurea P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Peyssonneliales
Family Peyssonneliaceae
Genus Peyssonnelia

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Peyssonnelia atropurpurea P.Crouan & H.Crouan
Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2015. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Peyssonnelia atropurpurea P.Crouan & H.Crouan
Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2015. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Peyssonnelia atropurpurea P.Crouan & H.Crouan
Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2015. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

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Peyssonnelia atropurpurea P.Crouan & H.Crouan Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2015
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Publication details
Peyssonnelia atropurpurea P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1867: 148, pl. 19: fig. 6

Published in: Crouan, P.L. & Crouan, H.M. (1867). Florule du Finistère contenant les descriptions de 360 espèces nouvelles de sporogames, de nombreuses observations et une synonymic des plantes cellulaires et vasculaires qui croissent spontanément dans ce département, accompagnées de trente-deux planches où est représentée l'organographie, faite sur l'état vif, des fruits et des tissus de 198 genres d'algues avec la plante grandeur naturelle ou réduite plus une planche supplémentaire où sont figures 24 champignons nouveaux. pp. [i]-x, [1]-262, frontisp., pi. 1-31, + 1 suppl. pl., coloured liths. by H. Crouan. Paris & Brest: Friedrich Klincksieck & J.B. et A. Lefournier.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Peyssonnelia is Peyssonnelia squamaria (S.G.Gmelin) Decaisne ex J.Agardh.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), black-purple (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Haematocelis schousboei J.Agardh 1851

Nomenclatural notes
First mentioned in Le Jolis (1863: 129) but no description was provided.

Habitat notes
Abundant on dead maërl and dead shell, and rare on living maërl and pebbles; depth rang: 1-26 m (Peña & Bárbara 2010). - (4 May 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Banc de St Marc, Brest, France (Dawson 1952). Holotype: CO Isotypes: PC, AHFH (54107, slides 1573-1574; Dawson, 1952) (Dawson 1952

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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.

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.

Irvine, L.M. (1983). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 2A. Cryptonemiales (sensu stricto), Palmariales, Rhodymeniales. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-115. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Peña,V. & Bárbara, I. (2010). New records of crustose seaweeds associated with subtidal maërl beds and gravel bottoms in Galicia (NW Spain). Botanica marina 53: 41-62.

Sánchez, I., Fernández, C. & Arrontes, J. (2005). Long-term changes in the structure of intertidal assemblages following invasion by Sargassum muticum (Phaeophyta). Journal of Phycology 41: 942-949.

Created: 13 May 1996 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 09 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Belsher, T. & Marcot, J. (1975). Recherches sur le genre Peyssonnelia (Rhodophycées). VI. Étude d'une population de Peyssonnelia atropurpurea de Roscoff. Cahiers de Biologie Marine 16: 395-413.
Marcot, J., Belsher, T. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (1975). Recherches sur le genre Peyssonnelia (Rhodophyta). V. Peyssonnelia atropurpurea Crn et Crn exist-t-il en Méditerrannée?. Bulletin de la Société Phycologique de France 20: 18-29.

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