Phyllitis fascia (O.F.Müller) Kützing 1843
Petalonia fascia (O.F.Müller) Kuntze Albany, Western Australia
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Phyllitis fascia (O.F.Müller) Kützing 1843: 342, pl. 24.III [24.3]
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, -142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 14-16 Sep 1843
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Phyllitis.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Petalonia fascia (O.F.Müller) Kuntze
Fucus fascia O.F.Müller
Type locality: near Kristiansand, Norway (Silva & al. 1996: 632). Notes: Womersley (1987: 292) gives the following data: Type from Christiansund, Norway; probably non-existent.
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), a bundle or band (Mathieson & Dawes 2017).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Kuntze, O. (1898). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars III (3). pp. 1-576. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
Created: 15 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Zinova, A.D. (1949). O formakh Phyllitis fascia (Müll.) Kütz. [About forms of Phyllitis fascia (Müll.) Kütz.]. Botanicheskii Zhurnal (St. Petersburg) 34(2): 201-203. [in Russian]
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2021.