Microcoelia chilensis J.
Microcoelia chilensis J.Agardh 1876: 227
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Microcoelia.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Salishia chilensis (J.Agardh) Clarkston & G.W.Saunders
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Bay of Concepcion, Chile (Clarkston & Saunders 2012: 55). Holotype: cystocarpic: Harvey; LD 090096 (Clarkston & Saunders 2012: 55).
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.
Source of current name
Clarkston, B.E. & Saunders, G.W. (2012). An examination of the red algal genus Pugetia (Kallymeniaceae, Gigartinales), with descriptions of Salishia firma gen. & comb. nov., Pugetia cryptica sp. nov. and Beringia wynnei sp. nov.. Phycologia 51(1): 33-61.
Created: 15 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 February 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2019.