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Phyllophora herediae (Clemente) J.Agardh

Publication details
Phyllophora herediae (Clemente) J.Agardh 1842: 94 (as 'Heredia' )

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phyllophora is Phyllophora rubens (Linnaeus) Greville.

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

Basionym
Fucus herediae Clemente

Type information
"Circ. Gades et Luc." Cadiz, Spain.

Eponomy
"Species dicata D. Juliano Heredia P.S.M. Pharmacopolae..".

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus herediae Clemente 1807
Chondrus herediae (Clemente) Greville 1830
Acanthotylus herediae (Clemente) Kützing 1843
Agarum herediae (Clemente) Trevisan 1845

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus cypellon Bertoloni 1818
Chondrus cypellon (Bertoloni) Zanardini 1840

Taxonomic notes
According to Preuss et al. (2017: table1), a nemathecium of this species was misidentified as a red algal parasite (Colacolepis decipiens F. Schmitz). - (29 Mar 2017) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Goff, L.J. (1982). The biology of parasitic red algae. In: Progress in Phycological Research. (Round, F.E. & Chapman, D.J. Eds) Vol.1, pp. 289-369. Elsevier Biomedical Press B.V..

Preuss, M., Nelson, W.A. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2017). Red algal parasites: a synopsis of described species, their hosts, distinguishing characters and areas for continued research. Botanica Marina 60(1): 13-25.

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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