Plocamium brasiliense ( ) M. & W.R.Taylor
Plocamium brasiliense (Greville) M.Howe & W.R.Taylor 1931: 14, figs 7, 8
Published in: Howe, M.A. & Taylor, W.R. (1931). Notes on new or little-known marine algae from Brazil. Brittonia 1: 7-33.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Thamnophora brasiliensis Greville
Type locality: Brazil (Wynne 2002: 349).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or from Brazil (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).
Thamnophora brasiliensis Greville 1833
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Dredged, Cabo Frio, Hassler Expedition 1047." (Howe & Taylor 1931: 18).
Created: 20 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 March 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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Paradas, W.C., Crespo, T.M., Salgado, L.T., de Andrade, L.R., Soares, A.R., Hellio, C., Paranhos, R.R., Hill, L.J., de Souza, G.M., Kelecom, A.G.A.C., Da Gama, B.A.P., Pereira, R.C. & Amado-Filho, G.M. (2015). Mevalonosomes: specific vacuoles containing the mevalonate pathway in Plocamium brasiliense cortical cells (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 51(2): 225-235.
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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 23 May 2019.