Ptilota harveyi J.D.Hooker 1845
Ptilota harveyi J.D.Hooker in J.D. Hooker & Harvey 1845: 271
Published in: Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. (1845). Algae antarcticae, being characters and descriptions of the hitherto unpublished species of algae, discovered in Lord Auckland's Group, Campbell's Island, Kerguelen's Land, Falkland Islands, Cape Horn and other southern circumpolar regions, during the voyage of H.M. discovery ships "Erebus" and "Terror". London Journal of Botany 4: 249-276, 293-298.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Falklandiella harveyi (J.D.Hooker) Kylin
Lectotype locality: Hermite I., Cape Horn (Hommersand & al. 2006: 208). Lectotype: Mr. Robertson; 1842; BM 000640265 (Hommersand & al. 2006: 208). Notes: Lectotype: Hooker at BM (= reverse of PL CLXXXVII in Hooker, 1847), selected by M.H. Hommersand, 1978 (barcode BM 000640265). Syntypes: Maxwell Harbor, Cape Horn, 1842; Falkland I., 1842; Outer Sea coast, Cape Pembroke, East Falkland I., May 1842; N.W, Bay, Hermite I., Cape Horn; Outer Sea coast, Cape Pembroke, East Falkland I., May 1842
Named for William Henry Harvey (1811-1866), Irish botanist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Hommersand, M.H., Freshwater, D.W., Lopez-Bautista, J.M. & Fredericq, S. (2006). Proposal of the Euptiloteae Hommersand et Fredericq, trib. nov. and transfer of some southern hemisphere Ptiloteae to the Callithamnieae (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 42: 203-225.
Silva, P.C. (1993). Proposal to conserve Falklandiella Kylin (Rhodophyceae: Ceramiaceae). Taxon 42: 131-132.
Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 October 2010 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2021.