Balliella crouanioides ( ) & Tak.Tanaka 1973
Balliella crouanioides (Itono) Itono & Tak.Tanaka Cassini Island, Western Australia
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Balliella crouanioides (Itono) Itono & Tak.Tanaka 1973: 250, figs 2-14, 18-22
Published in: Itono, H. & Tanaka, T. (1973). Balliella, a new genus of Ceramiaceae (Rhodophyta). Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 86: 241-252, 23 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Balliella.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Antithamnion crouanioides Itono
Type locality: "Mage Island. Growing on the fronds of non-articulated corallinaceous algae at the depth of about 20-40 m. Collected on April 21, 1971. no. 19712." [Southern Japan] (Itono 1971: 212). Holotype: HI 19712 (Yoshida 1998: 880). Notes: Athanasiadis (1996: 42) confirms HI 196913 as the holotype.
Antithamnion crouanioides Itono 1971
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 128: -221.
Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
Lin, S.-M. (2002). Some marine red algae (Rhodophyta) new to Taiwan, including Schizoseris bombayensis (Boergesen) comb. nov. Philippine Scientist 39: 36-47.
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