Kallymenia harveyana J.
Pugetia harveyana (J.Agardh) R.E.Norris Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; lower intertidal pools; epiphytic; fertile
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Kallymenia harveyana J.Agardh 1844: 40
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1844). In systemata algarum hodierna adversaria scripsit Jacobus Agardh, quae venia ampliss. facultatis philosophicae pro exercitio disputaturus defendet N. J. Wetterquist, Vestro-Gothus. In auditorio botanica die xxii maj. mdcccxliv. pp. Pars : 22 Mai 1844 (date on cover, rd. by Regensburg Sep 1844), p. [i of cover], [i]-16. Pars : 22 Mai 1844, resp. O. Nic. Hammar, p. [i], 17-32. Pars : 22 Mai 1844, resp. C. O. N. Dahlgren, p. [i], 33-56. Lund: Berling.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polycoelia harveyana (J.Agardh) G.W.Saunders
Named for William Henry Harvey (1811-1866), Irish Botanist, collector and traveller.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Clarkston & Saunders 2012: 51). Lectotype: tetrasporophyte: Harvey; LD 090097 (Clarkston & Saunders 2012: 51).
Source of current name
Saunders, G.W., Huisman, J.M., Vergés, A., Kraft, G.T. & Le Gall, L. (2017). Phylogenetic analyses support recognition of ten new genera, ten new species and 16 new combinations in the family Kallymeniaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 38(2): 79-132, 126 figs.
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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