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Rhodophyllis bifida (J.V.Lamouroux) Kützing 1847

Publication details
Rhodophyllis bifida (J.V.Lamouroux) Kützing 1847: 23

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1847). Diagnosen und Bemerkungen zu neuen oder kritischen Algen. Botanische Zeitung 5: 1-5, 22-25, 33-38, 52-55, 164-167, 177-180, 193-198, 219-223.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodophyllis.

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

Delesseria bifida J.V.Lamouroux

Type information
Type locality: Hampshire, England [type of Fucus bifidus Turner, nom. illeg.] (Woelkerling & al. 2020: 9). Lectotype: BM herbarium sheet 000044298 Specimen A (Proschkina-Lavrenko 1955: 90).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Delesseria bifida J.V.Lamouroux 1813
Rhodymenia bifida (J.V.Lamouroux) Greville 1830

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus bifidus Turner 1811
Inochorion dichotomum Kützing 1843

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Miscellaneous notes on algal taxonomy and nomenclature. IV. Botaniska Notiser 120: 137-141.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

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Woelkerling, W.J., Furnari, G., Cormaci, M., McNeill, J. & Guiry, M.D. (2020). Typification and nomenclature of Rhodophyllis bifida and R. divaricata (Rhodophyta) in relation to Fucus bifidus Hudson, F. bifidus Turner, Bifida divaricata Stackhouse and Delesseria bifida J.V. Lamouroux. Notulae Algarum 154: 1-14, 5 figs.

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