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Balliella hirsuta Huisman 1988

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Wrangeliaceae
Subfamily Compsothamnioideae
Tribe Delesseriopseae
Genus Balliella

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Balliella hirsuta Huisman
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Balliella hirsuta Huisman
Rottnest Island, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Caloneis westii (W.Smith) Hendey

Balliella hirsuta Huisman Rottnest Island, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Balliella hirsuta Huisman 1988: 459, figs 1-10

Published in: Huisman, J.M. (1988). Balliella hirsuta sp. nov. (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) from Rottnest Island, Western Australia. Phycologia 27: 456-462, 10 figs, 1 table.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Balliella is Balliella crouanioides (Itono) Itono & Tak.Tanaka.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), hairy.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Green Island, near Rottnest Island, Western Australia (Huisman 1988: 459). Holotype: MELU 24402 (Huisman 1988: 459).

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 128: [1]-221.

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

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References
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Huisman, J.M. (1988). Balliella hirsuta sp. nov. (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) from Rottnest Island, Western Australia. Phycologia 27: 456-462, 10 figs, 1 table.

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