Bossiella reptans K.R.Hind, P.W. & Martone 2015
Bossiella reptans K.R.Hind, P.W.Gabrielson & Martone 2015: 15, fig. 12A-D
Published in: Hind, K.R., Miller, K. A., Young, M., Jensen, C., Gabrielson, P. W. & Martone, P. (2015). Resolving cryptic species of Bossiella (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) using contemporary and historical DNA. American Journal of Botany 102: 1-19.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting; arching and then rooting (Stearn 1973).
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Only found in British Columbia, Canada from Wiah Point and Cape Edensaw northwest of Masset, Haida Gwaii south to Whiffen Spit, Vanouver Island and from Hornby Island in the Salish Sea. - (29 Nov 2015) - Paul Gabrielson
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 November 2015 by Paul Gabrielson
Verified by: 24 April 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 August 2020.