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Botryocladia occidentalis (Børgesen) Kylin

Publication details
Botryocladia occidentalis (Børgesen) Kylin 1931: 18

Published in: Kylin, H. (1931). Die Florideenordung Rhodymeniales. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 27(11): 1-48, 8 figs, 20 plates.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Botryocladia is Botryocladia uvaria (J.A.Murray) Harvey.

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

Basionym
Chrysymenia uvaria var. occidentalis Børgesen

Type information
Type locality: Virgin Islands, western Atlantic (Afonso-Carrillo & Sobrino 2003: 142).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), western.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chrysymenia uvaria var. occidentalis Børgesen 1920

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Afonso-Carrillo, J. & Sobrino, C. (2003). Vegetative and reproductive morphology of Botryocladia botryoides, B. occidentalis andB. canariensis sp. nov. (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Canary Islands. Phycologia 42(2): 138-150, 37 figs, 2 tables.

Afonso-Carrillo, J., Rodriguez-Prieto, C., Boisset, F., Sobrino, C., Tittley, I. & Neto, A.I. (2006). Botryocladia chiajeana and Botryocladia macaronesica sp. nov. (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Mediterranean and the eastern Atlantic, with a discussion on the closely related genus Irvinea. Phycologia 45: 277-292.

Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Núñez Resendiz, M.L., Dreckmann, K.M., Sentíes, A., Wynne, M.J. Tejera, H.L. (2019). Marine red algae (Rhodophyta) of economic use in the algal drifts from the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico. Phytotaxa 387(3): 219-240, 3 tables, 64 figs.

Santiago, J. de A.S., Carneiro, P.B. de M., Santiago, A.P., Feijó, R.G. & Maggioni, R. (2016). A new species of Rhodymeniaceae (Rhodophyta, Rhodymeniales) from the Northern Brazilian coast: Botryocladia franciscana sp. nov. Phytotaxa 242(2): 137-146, 3 figs, 2 tables.

Schmidt, W.E., Lozada-Troche, C., Ballantine, D.L., Arakaki, N., Gabriel, D., Norris, J.N. & Fredericq, S. (2017). Taxonomic transfer of the red algae Chrysymenia enteromorpha and C. wrightii to the genus Botryocladia (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodymeniales). 324(2): 122-138, 30 figs, 2 tables.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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References
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Afonso-Carrillo, J. & Sobrino, C. (2003). Vegetative and reproductive morphology of Botryocladia botryoides, B. occidentalis andB. canariensis sp. nov. (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Canary Islands. Phycologia 42(2): 138-150, 37 figs, 2 tables.

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