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Botryocladia wynnei Ballantine 1985

Publication details
Botryocladia wynnei Ballantine 1985: 199, figs 1-5

Published in: Ballantine, D.L. (1985). Botryocladia wynnei sp. nov. and B. spinulifera (Rhodymeniales, Rhodophyta) Taylor & Abbott from Puerto Rico. Phycologia 24: 199-204.
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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
Holotype locality: La Paraguera, Puerto Rico. (Ballantine 1985: 200). Holotype: Ballintine 1424; at 17m on coral fragments. United States National Musuem, Smithsonian institution, Washington, D.C USA. 094129 (Ballantine 1985: 200). Notes: Isotypes in herbarium of the Department of Marine Science, University of Puerto Rico.

Eponomy
Named for Michael J. Wynne, American phycologist.

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

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.

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.

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References
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Ballantine, D.L. (1985). Botryocladia wynnei sp. nov. and B. spinulifera (Rhodymeniales, Rhodophyta) Taylor & Abbott from Puerto Rico. Phycologia 24: 199-204.
Ballantine, D.L. (1989). Reproduction in Caribbean plants of Botryocladia pyriformis and B. wynnei (Rhodymeniales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 28: 237-242.

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