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, -275, 57 figs, 3 tables, 37 plates.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for the collector, Frank Armitage Potts (1868-1937), an English marine zoologist employed by the Carnegie institution (David Hollombe, pers.comm.).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: American Samoa: Tutuila: Pago Pago Harbor. (Setchell 1924: 175). Holotype: F.A. Potts; UC UC233537
Created: 25 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 May 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 20 September 2019.