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Bostrychia kelanensis Grunow

Publication details
Bostrychia kelanensis Grunow in E.Post 1936: 20-22, 82

Published in: Post, E. (1968). Bostrychia kelanensis Grun. Felix Eugen Fritzch zum Gedenken. Synoptische Studie. Hydrobiologia 31: 81-150, 22 figs, 2 tables, 1 plate, map.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bostrychia is Bostrychia scorpioides (Hudson) Montagne.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Stictosiphonia kelanensis (Grunow ex E.Post) R.J.King & Puttock 1989

Nomenclatural notes
Zuccarello & West (2006) cite the authority for this as Grunow ex E. Post.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Kelana, Papua New Guinea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 553). Type: L. Kärnbach 40 (viii.1888) (cf. E. Post, Hydrobiologia 31: 82. 19680; seashore. W (Silva 1996-to date

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Bostrychia kelanensis Grunow)
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South-west Asia: India (Ganesan, West & Necchi 2018).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012), Malaysia (Billah et al. 2016), Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014), Singapore (Pham et al. 2011), Thailand (Saengkaew et al., 2016).

Asia: Japan (Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015), South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Zuccarello et al. 2012), Queensland (Lewis 1984).

Pacific Islands: Federated States of Micronesia (West et al. 2013), Guam (West et al. 2013 ).

(as Stictosiphonia kelanensis (Grunow ex E.Post) R.J.King & Puttock)
South-west Asia: India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Sri Lanka (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Zuccarello & West 2006), Malaysia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Singapore (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

Asia: China (Liu 2008), Japan (Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Millar & Kraft 1993), Northern Territory (Zuccarello & West 2006), Queensland (Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Zuccarello & West 2006, Bostock & Holland 2010).

Pacific Islands: Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996, South & Skelton 2003), Guam (Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Mariana Islands (Tsuda 2003).

Key references
Ganesan, E.K., West, J.A. & Necchi, O., Jr. (2018). A catalogue and bibliography of non-marine (freshwater and estuarine) Rhodophyta (red algae) of India. Phytotaxa 364(1): 1-48, 2 figs.

Saengkaew, J., Muangmai, N. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2016). Cryptic diversity of the mangrove-associated alga Bostrychia (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from Thailand. Botanica Marina 59(5): 363-371.

West, J.A., Kamiya, M., Loiseaux de Goer, S., Karsten, U. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2013). Observations on some mangrove-associated algae from the western Pacific (Guam, Chuuk, Kosrae, and Pohnpei). Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 28(3): 241-266.

Zuccarello, G.C. & West, J.A. (2006). Molecular phylogeny of the subfamily Bostrychioideae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta): subsuming Stictosiphonia and highlighting polyphyly in species of Bostrychia. Phycologia 45: 24-36.

Created: 06 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

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Post, E. (1968). Bostrychia kelanensis Grun. Felix Eugen Fritzch zum Gedenken. Synoptische Studie. Hydrobiologia 31: 81-150, 22 figs, 2 tables, 1 plate, map.

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