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Ptilota californica var. concinna Harvey 1853

Publication details
Ptilota californica var. concinna Harvey 1853: 222 (as 'Var. ß concinna' )

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1853). Nereis boreali-americana; or, contributions towards a history of the marine algae of the atlantic and pacific coasts of North America. Part II. Rhodospermeae. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 5(5): [i-ii], [1]-258, pls XIII-XXXVI.
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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 Ptilota filicina J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "Golden Gate, Capt. Pike." [California, U.S.A.] (Harvey 1853: 222). Type: TCD (Dixit 1941: 222).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to California (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Uncertain taxonomic placement. - (21 Jan 2016) - M.D. Guiry

Bruce & Saunders (2016: 44) cite the authority as Ruprecht ex Harvey. - (6 Feb 2017) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Bruce, M.G. & Saunders, G.W. (2016). A molecular-assisted investigation of diversity, biogeography and phylogenetic relationships for species of Neoptilota and Ptilota (Wrangeliaceae, Rhodophyta) reported along Canadian coasts. Phycologia 56(1): 36-53.

Created: 21 January 2016 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 06 February 2017 by G.M. Guiry

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G.M. 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 25 September 2021.

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