Botryocladia wynnei 1985
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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.
Named for Michael J. Wynne, American phycologist.
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.
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, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Created: 21 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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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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