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Pterochondria pygmaea (Setchell) Hollenberg

Publication details
Pterochondria pygmaea (Setchell) Hollenberg 1942: 533

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pterochondria is Pterochondria woodii (Harvey) Hollenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pterochondria woodii var. pygmaea (Setchell) Dawson

Basionym

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pygmy, dwarf (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 01 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 October 2018.

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