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Phycodrys franiae Showe M.Lin & W.A.Nelson 2010

Publication details
Phycodrys franiae Showe M.Lin & W.A.Nelson 2010: 207, figs 21-34

Published in: Lin, S.-M. & Nelson, W. A. (2010). Systematic revision of the genus Phycodrys (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta) from New Zealand, with the descriptions of three new species, P. novae-zelandiae sp. nov., P. franiae sp. nov. and P. adamsiae sp. nov.. European Journal of Phycology 45(2): 200-214.

Publication date: 2010

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phycodrys is Phycodrys sinuosa (Goodenough & Woodward) Kützing.

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

Type information
Type locality: Marfells Beach, Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand (41º43.6'S; 174º13.1'E) (Lin & Nelson 2010: 209). Holotype (Fig. 21): W. Nelson; 7 December 2005; WELT A023691a (Lin & Nelson 2010: 209). Notes: Isotypes: WELT A023691b (tetrasporic); WELT A023691c (female).

Eponomy
Named for Fran Hommersand, American collector and botanist; wife of Max Hommersand

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

Habitat notes
Growing subtidally and on wharf piles (Lin & Nelson 2010). - (27 Jul 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. [1]-326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Created: 27 July 2010 by G.M. Guiry

Verified by: 13 March 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Lin, S.-M. & Nelson, W. A. (2010). Systematic revision of the genus Phycodrys (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta) from New Zealand, with the descriptions of three new species, P. novae-zelandiae sp. nov., P. franiae sp. nov. and P. adamsiae sp. nov.. European Journal of Phycology 45(2): 200-214.

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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 15 April 2021.

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