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Ballia pennoides Wollaston 1968

Publication details
Ballia pennoides Wollaston 1968: 312, figs 21J-M, pl. 6

Published in: Wollaston, E.M. (1968). Morphology and taxonomy of Southern Australian genera of Crouanieae Schmitz (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 16: 217-417, 42 figs, 10 pls, 1 table.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ballia is Ballia brunonia Harvey.

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

Type information
Type locality: Robe, South Australia, Australia (Womersley 1998: 151). Holotype: Wollaston; 14 Nov. 1955; AD A19999 (Womersley 1998: 151). Notes: Womersley (1998: 151) notes that the type specimen was collected from drift and that there are also isotypes located in AD, A19999.

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

Distributional notes
According to Womersley (1998) this species is probably distributed around Tasmania.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Choi, H.-G., Kraft, G.T. & Saunders, G.W. (2000). Nuclear small-subunit rDNA sequences from Ballia spp. (Rhodophyta): proposal of the Balliales ord. nov., Balliaceae fam. nov., Ballia nana sp. nov. and Inkyuleea gen. nov. (Ceramiales). Phycologia 39: 272-287.

Womersley, H.B.S. & Wollaston, E.M. (1998). Tribe Pterothamnieae. In: The Marine Flora of South Australia Part IIIC. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 132-156. Canberra: State Herbarium of South Australia.

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