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Bossiella chiloensis (Decaisne) H.W.Johansen

Publication details
Bossiella chiloensis (Decaisne) H.W.Johansen 1971: 389

Published in: Johansen, H.W. (1972 '1971'). Bossiella, a genus of articulated corallines (Rhodophyceae, Cryptonemiales) in the eastern pacific. Phycologia 10: 381-396.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bossiella is Bossiella plumosa (Manza) P.C.Silva.

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

Basionym
Amphiroa chiloensis Decaisne

Type information
Type locality: Chile: Cucaco, Isla ChiloƩ (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Gay; (Silva 1996-to date

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cheilosporum chiloense (Decaisne) De Toni 1905
Pachyarthron chiloense (Decaisne) C.W.Schneider & M.J.Wynne 2007

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Amphiroa darwinii Harvey 1849
Arthrocardia darwinii (Harvey) Weber Bosse 1904
Cheilosporum darwinii (Harvey) De Toni 1905
Pachyarthron californicum (Decaisne) C.W.Schneider & M.J.Wynne 2007

Nomenclatural notes
Schneider & Wynne (2007) support the use of the genus Pachyarthron for this species but Woelkerling et al. (2008) recognize Bossiella. - (25 Aug 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Woelkerling, W.J., Millar, A.J.K., Harvey, A. & Baba, M. (2008). Recognition of Pachyarthron and Bossiella as distinct genera in the Corallinaceae, subfamily Corallinoideae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 47: 265-293.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 January 2019.

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