Peyssonnelia clarionensis W.R.Taylor 1945
Peyssonnelia clarionensis W.R.Taylor 1945: 168
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Peyssonnelia is Peyssonnelia squamaria (S.G.Gmelin) Decaisne ex J.Agardh.
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This is a marine species.
Type locality: Isla Clarión, Islas Revilla Gigedo, Mexico (Taylor 1945: 168). Holotype: W.R. Taylor no. 34-74c; 5 Jan 1934; Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 168). Notes: According to Dawson (1953: 109) the type was in box 3620 in the Allan Hancock Foundation Herbarium, now transferred to the Los Angeles Museum. Type: no. 34-74C on fragments of coralline algae dredged at 56 metres’ depth at sta. 134 off I. Clarion, 5 Jan. 1934; ibid., sta.137 at 103 metres’ depth, no. 34-68, 5 Jan. 1934 (Taylor, 1945).
Denizot, M. (1968). Les algues floridées encroutantes (à l'éxclusion des Corallinacées). pp. -310, 227 figs. Paris: Laboratoire de Cryptogamie, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 30 September 2020.