Branchioglossum woodii (J. )
Branchioglossum woodii (J.Agardh) Kylin 1924: 8, fig. 2 A
Published in: Kylin, H. (1924). Studien über die Delesseriaceen. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 20(6): 1-111, 80 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Branchioglossum.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Branchioglossum bipinnatifidum (Montagne) M.J.Wynne
Delesseria woodii J.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Vancouver Island, B. C. (Hamel 1939: 77). Type: Dr. C. B. Wood; (Dawson 1962: 77). Notes: Dawson (1962: 77) notes that the type is a Dr. C. B. Wood collection from Herb. Asa Gray, probably to be found in the Agardh Herbarium, Lund Sweden.
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (1988). Notes on Branchioglossum Kylin (Delessericaeae, Rhodophyta) in the eastern Pacific. Cryptogamie, Algologie 9: 53-64.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Created: 01 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 July 2019.