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Nitophyllum wilkinsoniae Collins & Hervey 1917

Publication details
Nitophyllum wilkinsoniae Collins & Hervey 1917: 115, pl. 1: fig. 8; pl. 2: fig. 9; pl. 5: figs 32, 33

Published in: Collins, F.S. & Hervey, A.B. (1917). The algae of Bermuda. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 53: 1-195, 6 pls.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nitophyllum is Nitophyllum punctatum (Stackhouse) Greville.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Eponomy
Named for Miss Wilkinson of Bermuda, a collector (Dawes & Mathieson 2008: 261).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Nitophyllum wilkinsoniae Collins & Hervey)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Taylor 1960, Schneider 2003, Wynne 2014).

North America: Mexico (Pedroche & Sentíes 2020), Mexico (Atlantic) (García & al. 2020).

Caribbean Islands: Lesser Antilles (Littler & Littler 2000).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South America: Brazil (Oliveira Filho 1977).

Key references
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.

Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. [1]-326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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