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Peyssonnelia rainboae K.R.Dixon 2018

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Peyssonneliales
Family Peyssonneliaceae
Genus Peyssonnelia

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Peyssonnelia rainboae K.R.Dixon
Fraser Island, Western Australia. 30 Mar 2019. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

 

Paraphysomonas vestita (A.Stokes) De Saedeleer

Peyssonnelia rainboae K.R.Dixon Fraser Island, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Peyssonnelia rainboae K.R.Dixon 2018: 227, fig. 60 A-H; pl. 8 B

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?

Type species
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.

Eponomy
Named "for Rainbo Dixon (Belton), whose hard work and diligence in the field resulted in the majority of the Peyssonneliales documented here...".

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Adele Is., Kimberley, W.A., 15.5578°S, 123.1340°E" (Dixon 2018: 224). Holotype: R.R.M.Dixon; 18 Oct. 2009; subtidal reef, to 17 m. PERTH 08673039 (Dixon 2018: 224). Notes: Isotype: UNB (GWS016813).

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

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