Botryocladia monoica 1978
Botryocladia monoica Schnetter 1978: 13, figs 1-7
Published in: Schnetter, R. (1978). Botryocladia monoica (Rhodymeniales, Rhodophyceae), a new species from the Caribbean coast of Colombia. Phycologia 17: 13-15.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Punta de Betín near Santa Marta, Departamento del Magdalena, Colombia (Schnetter 1978: 13). Holotype: 17 August 1976; COL Herb. M.L. & R. Schnetter A-2902 (Schnetter 1978: 13). Notes: Isotypes: L, Herb. M.L. & R. Schnetter.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), monoecious; in the case of algae, having both sexes on the one thallus..
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Ballantine, D.L., Ruiz, H. & Aponte, N.E. (2009). Notes on the benthic marine algae of Puerto Rico. IX. Additions to the flora including reports of three species for the first time in the Atlantic Ocean. Botanica Marina 52(3): 229-235, 13 figs.
Gavio, B. & Fredericq, S. (2005). New species and new records of offshore members of the Rhodymeniales (Rhodophyta) in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Gulf of Mexico Science 23: 58-83.
Gómez, S., García, M. & Gil, N. (2013). Adiciones a la ficoflora marina de Venezuela. III. Ceramiales y Rhodymeniales (Rhodophyta). Additions to the marine phycoflora of Venezuela. III. Ceramiales and Rhodymeniales (Rhodophyta). Rodriguésia 64(3): 573-580.
Created: 21 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Schnetter, R. (1978). Botryocladia monoica (Rhodymeniales, Rhodophyceae), a new species from the Caribbean coast of Colombia. Phycologia 17: 13-15.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 June 2021.