Ptilota pectinata f. tenuis Collins 1903
Ptilota pectinata f. tenuis Collins in Collins, Holden & Setchell 1903: no. 1148
Published in: Collins, F.S., Holden, I. & Setchell, W.A. (1903). Phycotheca boreali-americana. A collection of dried specimens of the algae of North America. Vol. Fasc. XXI-XXIII, Nos 1000-1150. Malden, Massachusetts.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ptilota filicina J.Agardh
Type locality: San Juan Island, Washington (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: N.L. Gardner; June 25, 1899; (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: 0n rocks between tides (INA).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pectinate, with narrow close-set divisions like a comb (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Two dates: 1903 and Collins 1906 (INA). - (8 Feb 2017) - Wendy Guiry
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.
Collins, F.S. (1906). New species, etc., issued in the Phycotheca Boreali-Americana. Rhodora 1908: 104-113.
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Verified by: 20 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.