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Ramicrusta calcea (Heydrich) K.R.Dixon 2013

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Peyssonneliales
Family Peyssonneliaceae
Genus Ramicrusta


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Ramicrusta calcea (Heydrich) K.R.Dixon
Fragment of type of Peyssonnelia calcea Heydrich in Rijksherbarium Leiden (L). 20 Mar 2013. Kyatt Dixon. © Kyatt Dixon .

Ramicrusta calcea (Heydrich) K.R.Dixon
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).


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Peyssonnelia calcea Heydrich Fragment of type of Peyssonnelia calcea Heydrich in Rijksherbarium Leiden (L)
© Kyatt Dixon

Publication details
Ramicrusta calcea (Heydrich) K.R.Dixon in K.R.Dixon & G.W.Saunders 2013: 105

Published in: Dixon, K.R. & Saunders, G.W. (2013). DNA barcoding and phylogenetics of Ramicrusta and Incendia gen. nov., two early diverging lineages of the Peyssonneliaceae (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 52(1): 82-108.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ramicrusta is Ramicrusta nanhaiensis Zhang Derui & Zhou Jinghua.

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

Peyssonnelia calcea Heydrich

Type information
Type locality: Tami Island, Deutsch Neu-Guinea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 209). Holotype: LD (Dixon & Saunders 2013: 103). Notes: Dawson (1953: 108): holotype destroyed in Berlin in 1945, Dixon & Saunders (2013: 103) discovered a fragment of the holotype in herb. Weber-van Bosse (L).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Peyssonnelia calcea Heydrich 1897

General environment
This is a marine species.

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