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Ralfsia bornetii Kuckuck

Publication details
Ralfsia bornetii Kuckuck 1894: 245, fig. 15

Published in: Kuckuck, P. (1894). Bemerkungen zur marinen Algenvegetation von Helgoland. Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen. Neue Folge 1(1): 223-263, 29 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ralfsia is Ralfsia deusta (C.Agardh) Berkeley.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stragularia clavata (Harvey) Hamel

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Fletcher (1987) this species is a synonym of Stragularia clavata (Harvey) Hamel. Treated as a separate species by Wynne (1998).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Helgoland (Athanasiadis 1996: 191).

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Source of current name
Fletcher, R.L. (1987). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Vol. 3. Fucophyceae (Phaeophyceae). Part 1. pp. [i]-x, [1]-359, 90 figs, 15 pls. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Jaasund, E. (1965). Aspects of the marine algal vegetation of North Norway. Botanica Gothoburgensia. Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis 4: 1-174.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

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