Peyssonnelia rainboae K.R. 2018
Peyssonnelia rainboae K.R.Dixon Fraser Island, Western Australia
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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?
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.
Named "for Rainbo Dixon (Belton), whose hard work and diligence in the field resulted in the majority of the Peyssonneliales documented here...".
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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).
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
Created: 26 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 January 2020 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 02 December 2020.