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Peyssonnelia delicata Setchell 1924

Publication details
Peyssonnelia delicata Setchell 1924: 156, fig. 28

Published in: Setchell, W.A. (1924). American Samoa: Part I. Vegetation of Tutuila Island Part II. Ethnobotany of the Samoans Part III. Vegetation of Rose Atoll. Publications of the Carnegie Institution of Washington 341: [i]-vi, [1]-275, 57 figs, 3 tables, 37 plates.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), delicate.

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

Taxonomic notes
Denizot (1968: 138): "algue à réétudier, qui pourrait fort bien n'être pas un Peyssonnelia." - (4 May 2009) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Denizot, M. (1968). Les algues floridées encroutantes (à l'éxclusion des Corallinacées). pp. [1]-310, 227 figs. Paris: Laboratoire de Cryptogamie, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle.

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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 02 December 2020.

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