Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis ( ) P.C. &
Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis (Greville) P.C.Silva & DeCew 1992: 577
Published in: Silva, P.C. & DeCew, T.C. (1992). Ahnfeltiopsis, a new genus in the Phyllophoraceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyceae). Phycologia 31: 576-580.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ahnfeltiopsis is Ahnfeltiopsis linearis (C.Agardh) P.C.Silva & DeCew.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus devoniensis Greville
Type locality: Torbay, Devonshire, England (Athanasiadis 1996: 74). Type: BM
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living in Devon, a county shire in south-western England.
Chondrus celticus Kützing 1843
On rocks at lower eulittoral and sublittoral fringe levels as occasional tufts (Tittley et al. 2009). - (25 Mar 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
(as Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis (Greville) P.C.Silva & DeCew)
English: Devonshire Fan Weed (Bunker et al. 2010).
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 13 May 1996 by M.D. Guiry
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