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Peyssonnelia foliosa Womersley 1994

Publication details
Peyssonnelia foliosa Womersley 1994: 158, 159, figs 44D, 46A, B

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. 1-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Peyssonnelia is Peyssonnelia squamaria (S.G.Gmelin) Decaisne ex J.Agardh.

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Habitat
Known only from deep water (Womersley 1994: 159).

Type information
Type locality: "The Hotspot", W. of Flinders I., S. Australia (Womersley 1994: 159). Holotype: Branden; 21 June 1988; 32 m deep. AD A59300 (Womersley 1994: 159).

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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 02 December 2020.

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