Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura Upper surface. Palau Islands, West Pacific
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Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura 1899: 8, 17; pl. I: figs 26-30
Published in: Okamura, K. (1899). Contributions to the knowledge of the marine algae of Japan. III. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 13: 2-10, 35-43, Plate I.
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.
Sonderophycus cauliferus (Okamura) S.Y.Jeong, B.Y.Won & T.O.Cho 2017
This entity may be synonymous with Peyssonnelia capensis (Denizot,1968: 123).
This is a marine species.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2018.