Peyssonnelia confluens K.R. 2018
Peyssonnelia confluens K.R.Dixon 2018: 220, fig. 58 A-G
Published in: Dixon, K.R. (2018). Peyssonneliales. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 208-244. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Publication date: August 2018?
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Peyssonnelia is Peyssonnelia squamaria (S.G.Gmelin) Decaisne ex J.Agardh.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), confluent, running together, blending into one (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Adele Is., Kimberley, W.A., 15.4576°S, 123.1744°E" (Dixon 2018: 221). Holotype: R.R.M.Dixon; 15 Oct. 2009; subtidal reef, to 15.5 m. (Dixon 2018: 62008). Notes: Isotype: UNB (GWS016769).
Created: 26 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 December 2020.