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Euptilota confluens (Reinsch) De Toni 1903

Publication details
Euptilota confluens (Reinsch) De Toni 1903: 1373

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Euptilota is Euptilota formosissima (Montagne) K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Georgiella confluens (Reinsch) Kylin

Ptilota confluens Reinsch

Type information
Lectotype locality: 'Nordstrand de Landzunge, Pinguin Bay' (Hommersand & al. 2006: 208). Lectotype: 3 July 1883; Botanische Staatssammlung, Munich (M) M-0100496 (Hommersand & al. 2006: 208). Notes: Lectotype (tetrasporic) selected by R.W. Ricker, 28 March 1983 (barcode M-0100496). Syntype: HBG.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), confluent, running together, blending into one (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Euptilota confluens (Reinsch) De Toni)
Subantarctic Islands: South Georgia (Kylin & Skottsberg 1919).

Antarctic and Antarctic islands: Graham Land (Kylin & Skottsberg 1919).

Key references
Hommersand, M.H., Freshwater, D.W., Lopez-Bautista, J.M. & Fredericq, S. (2006). Proposal of the Euptiloteae Hommersand et Fredericq, trib. nov. and transfer of some southern hemisphere Ptiloteae to the Callithamnieae (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 42: 203-225.

Created: 12 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 28 June 2006 by G.M. Guiry

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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 24 September 2021.

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