Batophora occidentalis ( ) S.Berger & Kaever ex M.J. 1998
Batophora occidentalis (Harvey) S.Berger & Kaever ex M.J.Wynne 1998: 108
Published in: Wynne, M.J. (1998). A checklist of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: first revision. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 116: [i]-iii, 1-155, 5 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Dasycladus occidentalis Harvey
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), western.
Coccocladus occidentalis var. laxus M.Howe 1904
Batophora oerstedii var. occidentalis (Harvey) M.Howe 1905
Invalidly introduced by Berger & Kaever (1992: 88). Validated by Wynne (1998: 108). - (20 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
(as Batophora occidentalis (Harvey) S.Berger & Kaever ex M.J.Wynne)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Schneider 2003), Canary Islands (Haroun & al. 2002, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, John & al. 2004, Moro & al. 2011, Afonso-Carrillo 2014).
Europe: Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo & al. 2016).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Berger, S. & Kaever, M.J. (1992). Dasycladales: an illustrated monograph of a fascinating algal order. pp. VII + 247, 565 figs, 23 tables numbered by chapter. Stuttgart: Georg Thieme Verlag.
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. -264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.
Created: 05 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2021.