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Botryocladia papenfussiana Ganesan & Lemus 1972

Publication details
Botryocladia papenfussiana Ganesan & Lemus 1972: 25-28, figs 1-18

Published in: Ganesan, E.K. & Lemus, A.J. (1972). Studies on the marine algal flora of Venezuela IV. Botryocladia papenfussiana sp. nov. (Rhodophyceae, Rhodymeniales). Phycologia 11: 25-31.
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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.

Type information
Type locality: Peñoncito, Cumaná, Venezuela (Ganesan & Lemus 1972: 25). Holotype: E.K. Ganesan and A.J. Lemus 790; 20 January 1971; On little gastropod shells, polychaete tubes and Ulva lactuca at 10-15 m depth. Ficoteca Venezolana, Instituto Oceanográfica, Universidad de Oriente, Cumaná, Venezuela (Ganesan & Lemus 1972: 25).

Synonym(s)
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General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

Wilkes, R.J., McIvor, L. & Guiry, M.D. (2006). Vegetative morphology and rbcL phylogeny of some members of the genera Botryocladia and Irvinea (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 45: 481-494.

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Ganesan, E.K. & Lemus, A.J. (1972). Studies on the marine algal flora of Venezuela IV. Botryocladia papenfussiana sp. nov. (Rhodophyceae, Rhodymeniales). Phycologia 11: 25-31.

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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.

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