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Bellotia eriophorum Harvey 1855

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Sporochnales
Family Sporochnaceae
Genus Bellotia

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Bellotia eriophorum Harvey
Flinders Island, Tasmania. 08 May 2019. G.J. Edgar. © G.J. Edgar.

Bellotia eriophorum Harvey

 

Caloneis subsalina (Donkin) Hendey

Bellotia eriophorum Harvey Flinders Island, Tasmania
© G.J. Edgar

Publication details
Bellotia eriophorum Harvey 1855: 332

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Short characters of some new genera and species of algae discovered on the coast of the colony of Victoria, Australia. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 2 15: 332-336, Plate VIII.C.
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Publication date: May 1855

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Bellotia.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Port Phillip Heads, Victoria (Womersley 1987: 289). Type: Herb. Harvey, TCD (Womersley 1987: 289). Notes: Holotype collected by W.H. Harvey in 1855.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), wool-bearing.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Binomial was also validly published in Montagne, C.R. Acad. Sci., Paris, 40: 802, 1855. - (19 Aug 2008) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Cribb, A.B. (1960). Records of marine algae from south-eastern Queensland V. University of Queensland Papers, Department of Botany 4: 3-31, 9 pls.

Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. [1]-484, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.

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