Ptilota sloanii M.Bruce & G.W. 2016
Ptilota sloanii M.Bruce & G.W.Saunders 2016: 49, figs 19-22
Published in: 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.
Publication date: 2016
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Holotype locality: Alder Island, Gwaii Haanas, Canada (Bruce & Saunders 2016 '2017': 49). Holotype: G.W. Saunders & K. Dixon; 11 June 2010; UNB GWS019784 (Bruce & Saunders 2016 '2017': 49, figs 19, 20). Notes: Isotype: GWS019812 (fig. 21). Holotype DNA barcode: GenBank accession HQ544618.
"This species is named in honor of Norm Sloan for his dedicated support and enthusiasm for our study of the marine algal flora of Haida Gwaii."
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rocks in mid- to low intertidal zone and subtidal at 6 m (Bruce & Saunders, 2016: 49). - (8 Feb 2017) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 08 February 2017 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 09 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 25 September 2021.