Walcottophycus gyges (C.Walcott) M.Y.Wu & LoDuca 2016
Walcottophycus gyges (C.Walcott) M.Y.Wu & LoDuca in Wu & al. 2016: 54, figs. 2-3, pls. 2-3
Published in: Wu, M., LoDuca, S.T., Zhao, Y. & Xiao, S. (2016). The macroalga Bosworthia from the Cambrian Burgess Shale and Kaili biotas of North America and China. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 230: 47-55, 3 figures, 1 table, 3 plates.
Publication date: 20 April 2016
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Walcottophycus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Bosworthia gyges C.Walcott
Described as a fossil.
Bosworthia gyges C.Walcott 1919
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
No distributions recorded
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 September 2021.