Balliella shameelii L.Shanaz 2014
Balliella shameelii L.Shanaz 2014: 2319 ,figs 1-18
Published in: Shanaz, L. (2014). Balliella shameelii sp. nov. (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) in the coastal waters of the northern Arabian Sea. Pakistan Journal of Botany 46(6): 2319-2324.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
"Named after Prof. Dr. Mustafa Shameel (Late), Department of Botany, University of Karachi, for his enormous contribution on marine benthic algae of Pakistan."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Offshore from Buleji, Karachi, Pakistan (Holotype No. KUH-SW- 3274, Leg. L. Shahnaz 03 Feb. 2012), deposited in Seaweed Herbarium, MAHQ-BRC, University of Karachi, Pakistan (a sub-herbarium of Karachi University)." (Shanaz 2014: 2323).
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.
Created: 14 February 2015 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Shanaz, L. (2014). Balliella shameelii sp. nov. (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) in the coastal waters of the northern Arabian Sea. Pakistan Journal of Botany 46(6): 2319-2324.
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