Pterocladia rigida N.H.Loomis 1960
Pterocladia rigida N.H.Loomis 1960: 8-9, pl. 12: figs 1-4
Published in: Loomis, N.H. (1960). New species of Gelidium and Pterocladia from the Pacific coast of the United States and the Hawaiian Islands. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation 24: 1-35.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pterocladiella caerulescens (Kützing) Santelices & Hommersand.
Type locality: Paia, Maui, Hawaiian Islands; (Loomis 1960: 8) Type: Reed 152a; 10.iii.1905;
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), rigid (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 11 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 20 December 2008
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 December 2008. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 August 2022