Ptilota harveyi Hooker f. 1845

Publication Details
Ptilota harveyi Hooker f. 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 Algae antarcticae, being characters and descriptions of the hitherto unpublished species of algae, discovered in Lord Auckland's Group, Campbell's Island, Kerguelen's Land, Falkland Islands, Cape Horn and other southern circumpolar regions,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.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ptilota is Ptilota plumosa C.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Falklandiella harveyi (Hooker f.) Kylin.

Type Information
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

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 10 October 2021

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 10 October 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 04 March 2024

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