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Pugetia latiloba (W.R.Taylor) R.E.Norris 1957

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Kallymeniaceae
Genus Pugetia

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Pugetia latiloba (W.R.Taylor) R.E.Norris
Panama. In situ thallus on rhodolith platform 20 m deep. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Pugetia latiloba (W.R.Taylor) R.E.Norris
Saboga-Las Perlas. Panama.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Pugetia latiloba (W.R.Taylor) R.E.Norris
Panama. Surface view of reproductive structure. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Pugetia latiloba (W.R.Taylor) R.E.Norris
Panama. Surface view of each subsurface cell (lower hazy layer) initiating 2 or 3 surface cells; hence the obvious groupings.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Pugetia latiloba (W.R.Taylor) R.E.Norris
Panama. Transverse section of blade showing sparse medullary filaments and 1–3 celled cortex.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Pugetia latiloba (W.R.Taylor) R.E.Norris
Panama. Transverse section of blade margin showing sparse medullary filaments and 1–3 celled cortex.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

Sargassum plumosum A.Richard

Kallymenia latiloba W.R.Taylor Panama. Surface view of reproductive structure
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Pugetia latiloba (W.R.Taylor) R.E.Norris 1957: 216, fig. 6A, pl. 32

Published in: Norris, R.E. (1957). Morphological stuydies on the Kallymeniaceae. University of California Publications in Botany 28(5): 251-333, Plates 28-40.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pugetia is Pugetia fragilissima Kylin.

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

Basionym
Kallymenia latiloba W.R.Taylor

Type information
Type locality: Gardner Bay, I. Española, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador (Taylor 1945: 216, 217). Holotype: cystocarpic: W.R. Taylor no. 34-417; 31 January 1934; frequent as dredged in 37-55 m at sta. 203 from a rocky bottom near an islet in Gardner Bay. Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 216,217). Notes: Holotype: UC 1884384 (AHFH108); Isotype: MICH 1306499 (Clarkston & Saunders 2012: 47).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Kallymenia latiloba W.R.Taylor 1945

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Clarkston, B.E. & Saunders, G.W. (2012). An examination of the red algal genus Pugetia (Kallymeniaceae, Gigartinales), with descriptions of Salishia firma gen. & comb. nov., Pugetia cryptica sp. nov. and Beringia wynnei sp. nov.. Phycologia 51(1): 33-61.

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