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Petroglossum pacificum Hollenberg

Publication details
Petroglossum pacificum Hollenberg 1943: 571, figs 1-6

Published in: Hollenberg, G.J. (1943). New marine algae from southern California II. American Journal of Botany 30: 571-579.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Petroglossum.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Pacific Ocean.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: USA: California: Corona del Mar (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Hollenberg 2245; on rocks at low tide level. (Silva 1996-to date

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Santelices, B., Ramírez, M.E. & Abbott, I.A. (1989). A new species and new records of marine algae from Chile. British Phycological Journal 24: 73-82.

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Wendy 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 21 November 2018.

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