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Palisada iridescens (M.J.Wynne & D.L.Ballantine) K.W.Nam 2007

Publication details
Palisada iridescens (M.J.Wynne & D.L.Ballantine) K.W.Nam 2007: 54 (Table 1)

Published in: Nam, K.W. (2007). Validation of the generic name Palisada (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Algae (The Korean Journal of Phycology) 22(2): 53-55, 1 table.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Palisada is Palisada robusta K.W.Nam.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Yuzurua iridescens (M.J.Wynne & D.L.Ballantine) Sentíes & M.J.Wynne

Laurencia iridescens M.J.Wynne & D.L.Ballantine

Type information
Type locality: Les Alizes, southeast of Moule, Grande-Terre, Guadeloupe, French West Indies (Wynne & Ballantine 1991: 395). Holotype: M.J.Wynne & D.L.Ballantine; 23 February 1987; in the midlittoral zone on an exposed limestone pavement. MICH Wynne 8278 [=Ballantine 2675] (Wynne & Ballantine 1991: 395).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Laurencia iridescens M.J.Wynne & D.L.Ballantine 1991

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Sentíes, Wynne, M.J., Cassano, V., Díaz-Larrea, J., Gil-Rodríguez, M.C. & Fuji, M.T. (2015). Yuzurua iridescens (M.J. Wynne & D.L. Ballantine) comb. nov. (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from the Caribbean Sea: morphological and molecular evidence. Brazilian Journal of Botany 38(3): 605-613, 3 figs, 2 tables.

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.

Nam, K.W. (2006). Phylogenetic re-evaluation of the Laurencia complex (Rhodophyta) with a description of L. succulenta sp. nov. from Korea. Journal of Applied Phycology 18: 679-697.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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