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Pleurostichidium falkenbergii Heydrich 1893

Publication details
Pleurostichidium falkenbergii Heydrich 1893: 344, pl. 16

Published in: Heydrich, F. (1893). Pleurostichidium, ein neues Genus der Rhodomeleen. Ber. Deut. Bot. Ges. 11: 344-348.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pleurostichidium.

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

Type information
Type locality: Bay of Islands, New Zealand (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

Habitat notes
Epiphyte (Preuss et al., 2017). - (30 Mar 2017) - Wendy Guiry

Obligate epiphyte on Xiphora chondrophylla (Pasella et al., 2019). - (27 Feb 2020) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

Pasella, M.M., Verbruggen, H., Nelson, W.A.. & Díaz-Tapia, P. (2019). The phylogenetic position of th morphologically unusual Pleurostichidium falkenbergii (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) based on plastid phylogenomics. Phycologia 58(3): 319-325.

Phillips, L.E. (2000). Taxonomy of the New Zealand-endemic genus Pleurostichidium (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 36: 773-786.

Created: 09 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 27 February 2020 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Pasella, M.M., Verbruggen, H., Nelson, W.A.. & Díaz-Tapia, P. (2019). The phylogenetic position of th morphologically unusual Pleurostichidium falkenbergii (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) based on plastid phylogenomics. Phycologia 58(3): 319-325.

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Wendy 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 25 February 2021.

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