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Pilinia endophytica Collins 1908

Publication details
Pilinia endophytica Collins 1908: 156

Published in: Collins, F.S. (1908). Notes on algae IX. Rhodora 10: 155-164.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pilinia is Pilinia rimosa K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulvella repens (Pringsheim) R.Nielsen, C.J.O'Kelly & B.Wysor

Type information
Type locality: Harpswell, Maine, U.S.A. (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: July 1908; in fronds of Ralfsia Borneti. Herb. F.S.C. (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), endophytic.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Pilinia endophytica Collins)
Arctic: Canada (Arctic) (Lee 1980).

North America: Connecticut (Taylor 1957, Schneider et al. 1979), Maine (Taylor 1957).

Source of current name
Nielsen, R. & McLachlan, J. (1986). Investigations of the marine algae of Nova Scotia. XVI. The occurrence of small green algae. Canadian Journal of Botany 64: 808-814.

Key references
Nielsen, R., Petersen, G., Seberg, O., Daugbjerg, N., O'Kelly, C.J. & Wysor, B. (2013). Revision of the genus Ulvella (Ulvellaceae, Ulvophyceae) based on morphology and tufA gene sequences of species in culture, with Acrochaete and Pringsheimiella placed in synonymy. Phycologia 52(1): 37-56.

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