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Peyssonnelia obscura var. bombayensis Børgesen

Publication details
Peyssonnelia obscura var. bombayensis Børgesen 1935: 44, figs 18,19

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1935). A list of marine algae from Bombay. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Meddelelser 12(2): 1-64, 25 figs, 10 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 currently regarded as a synonym of Peyssonnelia obscura Weber Bosse

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dark, shady, indisctinct (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Malabar Hill, Bombay, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 213).

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Source of current name
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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2019.

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