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Millerella tinerfensis (Seoane-Camba) S.M.Boo & J.M.Rico, nom. inval. 2016

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gelidiales
Family Gelidiellaceae
Genus Millerella


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Millerella tinerfensis (Seoane-Camba) S.M.Boo & J.M.Rico
Puerto de La Cruz (Tenerife) 6 Diciembre de 1972. J. Seoane-Camba. BCN Phyc 8449 HOLOTYPE.. 05 Nov 2018. Unknown. © CeDocBIV-UB.


Publication details
Millerella tinerfensis (Seoane-Camba) S.M.Boo & J.M.Rico in G.H.Boo & al. 2016: 976, nom. inval.

Published in: Boo, G.H., Nguyen, T.V., Kim, J.Y., Le Gall, L., Rico, J.M., Botallico, A. & Boo, S.M. (2016). A revised classification of the Gelidiellaceae (Rhodophyta) with descriptions of three new genera: Huismaniella, Millerella and Perronella. Taxon 65(5): 965-979, 6 figs.

Publication date: November 2016

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Millerella is Millerella albertanoae (A.Bottalico, G.H.Boo, C.Russo, S.M. Boo & C.Perrone) G.H.Boo & A.Bottalico.

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

Gelidiella tinerfensis Seoane-Camba

Type information
Type locality: Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Islas Cararias (Seoane-Camba 1977: 127). Type: Seaone-Camba s.n.; BCF 02011 (Boo & al. 2016: 976). Notes: Dec. 1972 (INA).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gelidiella tinerfensis Seoane-Camba 1977

Nomenclatural notes
According to G.H.Boo et al. (2016: 976) "Millerella tinerfensis was misidentified as Gelidiella tenuissima by Rico & al. (2002) which is a heterotypic synonym of Parviphycus pannosus (Furnari & al., 2010)." - (10 Nov 2016) - M.D. Guiry

Invalid: basionym is invalid. - (6 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gelidiella tinerfensis Seoane-Camba)
Atlantic Islands: Azores (Tittley, Neto & Parente 2009, Parente), Canary Islands (Guadalupe et al. 1995, Kraft & Abbott 1998, Haroun & al. 2002, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, John & al. 2004, Anon. 2011, Afonso-Carrillo 2014).

Europe: Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo & al. 2016).

(as Millerella tinerfensis (Seoane-Camba) S.M.Boo & J.M.Rico)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Boo & al. 2016).

Key references
Rico, J.M., Freshwater, D.W., Norwood, K.G. & Guiry, M.D. (2002). Morphology and systematics of Gelidiella tenuissima (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) from Gran Canaria (Canary Islands, Spain). Phycologia 41: 463-469.

Created: 10 November 2016 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 06 February 2017 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 30 November 2020.

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