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Erythrotrichia obscura Berthold

Publication details
Erythrotrichia obscura Berthold 1882: 26 [511], pl. 1: figs 19-25

Published in: Berthold, G. (1882). Die Bangiaceen des Golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden Meeres-Abschnitte. Eine Monographie. Fauna und Flora des Golfes von Neapel, Monographie 8: [i]-vi, [1]-28, 1 pl.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Erythrotrichia is Erythrotrichia ceramicola (Lyngbye) Areschoug.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyrostromium ciliare (Carmichael) M.J.Wynne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dark, shady, indisctinct (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Golfo di Napoli, Italy (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 90).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Erythrotrichia obscura Berthold)
Europe: Atlantic France (Burel, Le Duff & Ar Gall 2019), France (Feldmann 1939, Dizerbo & Herpe 2007, Anon. 2017), France (Breizh) (Feldmann 1954), Italy (Giaccone 1969), Spain (Romero Martinengo & Romero Martinengo 1982, Gallardo et al. 1985, Rodriguez Prieto & Polo Alberti 1988).

Africa: Morocco (Dangeard 1949).

South-west Asia: Israel (Papenfuss 1968).

Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

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

Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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