Bostrychia pinnata J. &
Bostrychia pinnata J.Tanaka & Chihara 1984: 122-125, figs. 4, 5
Published in: Tanaka, J. & Chihara, M. (1984). Taxonomic studies of Japanese mangrove macroalgae I. Genus Bostrychia (1) (Ceramiales, Rhodophyceae). Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Series B (Botany) 10: 115-126, 5 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bostrychia calliptera (Montagne) Montagne
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with leaflets arranged on each side of a common petiole.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Shiira River, Iriomote Island, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 474). Type: TNS AL-35613 (Yoshida 1998: 1011).
Source of current name
Zuccarello, G.C. & West, J.A. (2006). Molecular phylogeny of the subfamily Bostrychioideae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta): subsuming Stictosiphonia and highlighting polyphyly in species of Bostrychia. Phycologia 45: 24-36.
Created: 27 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 February 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Karsten, U. & West, J.A. (1996). Salt tolerance and growth of Bostrychia pinnata and B. calliptera in laboratory culture (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta). The Philippine Scientist 33: 16-22, 2 figs.
King, R.J. & Puttock, C.F. (1986). Bostrychia pinnata J. Tanaka et Chihara in Australia. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Ser. B (Botany) Ser. B., 12: 17-24.
West, J.A. & Zuccarello, G.C. (1995). New records of Bostrychia pinnata and Caloglossa ogasawaraensis (Rhodophyta) from the Atlantic U.S.A.. Botanica Marina 38: 303-306.
West, J.A., Hommersand, M. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2001). Morphology and reproduction of Bostrychia pinnata (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales) in laboratory culture. Phycological Research 49: 285-298.
Zuccarello, G.C. & West, J.A. (2002). Phylogeography of the Bostrychia calliptera-B pinnata complex (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) and divergence rates based on nuclear, mitochondrial and plastid DNA markers. Phycologia 41: 49-60.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2019.