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Ballia ballioides (Sonder) Wollaston 1968

Publication details
Ballia ballioides (Sonder) Wollaston 1968: 316, figs 22F-I

Published in: Wollaston, E.M. (1968). Morphology and taxonomy of Southern Australian genera of Crouanieae Schmitz (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 16: 217-417, 42 figs, 10 pls, 1 table.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ballia is Ballia brunonia Harvey.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Inkyuleea ballioides (Sonder) H.-G.Choi, Kraft & G.W.Saunders

Callithamnion ballioides Sonder

Type information
Type locality: Guichen Bay, South Australia (Choi, Kraft & Saunders 2000: 285). Holotype: Mueller; MEL 8545 (Womersley 1998: 156).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ballia robertiana Harvey 1855

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Choi, H.-G., Kraft, G.T. & Saunders, G.W. (2000). Nuclear small-subunit rDNA sequences from Ballia spp. (Rhodophyta): proposal of the Balliales ord. nov., Balliaceae fam. nov., Ballia nana sp. nov. and Inkyuleea gen. nov. (Ceramiales). Phycologia 39: 272-287.

Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. & Wollaston, E.M. (1998). Tribe Pterothamnieae. In: The Marine Flora of South Australia Part IIIC. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 132-156. Canberra: State Herbarium of South Australia.

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Wollaston, E.M. (1974). Sexual reproduction in Ballia mariana Harvey and Ballia ballioides (Sonder) Wollaston (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 13: 21-26.

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