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Predaea pusilla (Berthold) Feldmann 1942

Publication details
Predaea pusilla (Berthold) Feldmann 1942: 111

Published in: Feldmann, J. (1942). Remarque sur les Némastomacées. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 89: 104-113, 1 fig.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Predaea is Predaea masonii (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) G.De Toni.

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

Basionym
Gymnophlaea pusilla Berthold

Type information
Type locality: Gulf of Naples, Italy, Mediterranean Sea (Berecibar et al. 2009: 221).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gymnophlaea pusilla Berthold 1884

Habitat notes
Attached to nets, bryozoa, gorgonia or rocky substrata in a 10-20 m depth range (Berecibar et al. 2009: 223). - (22 Mar 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Berecibar, E., Wynne, M.J., Bárbara, I. & Santos, R. (2009). Records of Rhodophyta new to the flora of the Iberian Atlantic coast. Botanica Marina 52(3): 217-228, 26 figs.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Created: 13 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Conde, F., López-Mielgo, C. & Flores-Moya, A. (1998). The genus Predaea (Nemastomataceae, Rhodophyta) in the Alborán Sea (western Mediterranean Sea), with the description of Predaea pusilla f. alboranensis f. nov.. Phycologia 37: 394-397, 10 figs.
Vergés, A., Utgé, J.M.A. & Rodriguez-Prieto, C. (2004). Life histories of Predaea ollivieri and P. pusilla (Nemastomatales, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 39: 411-422.

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