Izziella abbottiae Doty 1978: 34 (as 'abbottae' )
Published in: Doty, M.S. (1978). Izziella abbottae, a new genus and species among the gelatinous Rhodophyta. Phycologia 17: 33-39, 9 figs, 1 table.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Izziella.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Izziella orientalis (J.Agardh) Huisman & Schils
Named for Isabella Aiona Abbott, Hawaiian phycologist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Huisman, J.M. & Schils, T. (2002). A re-assessment of the genus Izziella Doty (Liagoraceae, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie, Algologie 23: 237-249.
Created: 05 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 December 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2020.