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Pleonosporium borreri (Smith) Nägeli

Publication details
Pleonosporium borreri (Smith) Nägeli 1862: 342

Published in: Nägeli, C. (1862 '1861'). Beiträge zur morphologie und systematik der Ceramiaceae. Sitzungsberichte der Königlichen Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu München 1861(2): 297-415, 30 figs, 1 pl.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pleonosporium.

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

Basionym
Conferva borreri Smith

Type information
Type locality: Yarmouth, Norfolk, England (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 419). Lectotype: Borrer; 9.x.1806; TCD (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 168).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva borreri Smith 1807
Callithamnion borreri (Smith) C.Agardh 1828

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ceramium miniatum C.Agardh 1824
Callithamnion seminudum C.Agardh 1827
Callithamnion tetricum var. minus C.Agardh 1828
Corynospora pinnata J.Agardh 1851
Pleonosporium pinnatum (J.Agardh) De Toni 1903

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Pleonosporium borreri (Smith) Nägeli)
English: Borrer's Seed Weed (Bunker et al. 2010).

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.

Mateo-Cid, L.E., Mendoza-González, A.C., Norris, J.N. & García-López, D.Y. (2018). A taxonomic account of species in the tribe Spongoclonieae (Ceramiaceae, Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) reported from Atlantic and Pacific Mexico. Phytotaxa 340: 229-245, 38 figs, 1 table.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

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..

Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

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