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Platyclinia crispata (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J.Agardh ex Laing 1909

Publication details
Platyclinia crispata (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J.Agardh ex Laing 1909: 511

Published in: Laing, R.M. (1909). The marine algae of the sub-Antarctic islands of New Zealand. In: The sub-Antarctic islands of New Zealand. (Chilton, C. Eds) Vol.2, pp. 493-527. Wellington:

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Platyclinia is Platyclinia stipitata J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Haraldiophyllum crispatum (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Showe M.Lin, Hommersand & W.A.Nelson

Nitophyllum crispatum J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Type information
Lectotype locality: Campbell Island, New Zealand (Lin et al. 2007: 396). Lectotype: Dredged in three fathoms water. BM Barcode 000840170 (Lin et al. 2007: 396). Notes: Lectotype (cystocarpic): selected by Hommersand 1978 [corresponds to pl. 71, figs 1,3,4 in W.H. Harvey & J.D. Hooker 1845]. Isolectotype (tetrasporic): selected by M. Hommersand 1978 (BM, Barcode 000840172 [corresponds to pl. 71, figs 2,5 in W.H. Harvey & J.D. Hooker 1845].

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), crisped, curled, or closely (finely) waved.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Lin et al. (2007: 396) cite Platyclinia crispata (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J. Agardh ex Laing 1909. - (26 Mar 2008) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Lin, S.-M., Hommersand, M.H. & Nelson, W.A. (2007). An assessment of Haraldiophyllum (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta), including H. crispatum (J.D. Hooker et Harvey) comb. nov. from New Zealand based on rbcL and LSU sequence analysis and morphological evidence. European Journal of Phycology 42(4): 391-408.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 April 2021.

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