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Bryopsis pottsii Setchell

Publication details
Bryopsis pottsii Setchell 1924: 175, pl. 20: fig. A

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 Bryopsis is Bryopsis pennata J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Eponomy
Named for the collector, Frank Armitage Potts (1868-1937), an English marine zoologist employed by the Carnegie institution (David Hollombe, pers.comm.).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: American Samoa: Tutuila: Pago Pago Harbor. (Setchell 1924: 175). Holotype: F.A. Potts; UC UC233537

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