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Ptilota articulata J.Agardh 1841

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Wrangeliaceae
Tribe Ptiloteae
Genus Ptilota

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Ptilota articulata J.Agardh
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Ptilota articulata J.Agardh
Cape Peron, Western Australia. Scale - 200 µm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Ptilota articulata J.Agardh
Rottnest Island, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Oscillatoria angusta Koppe

Euptilota articulata (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz Cape Peron, Western Australia
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Publication details
Ptilota articulata J.Agardh 1841: 36

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ptilota is Ptilota plumosa C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Euptilota articulata (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz

Type information
Type locality: "Ad oras Novae Hollandiae" (Australia) (Silva & al. 1996: 409). Type: Herb. Agardh, LD 20116 (Womersley 1998: 356).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), articulated, jointed (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Schmitz, F. (1896). Kleinere Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Florideen. VI. Nuova Notarisia 7: 1-22.

Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. [1]-535, 235 figs, 4 col. figs in 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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