Ballia mariana 1855
Ballia mariana Harvey 1855: 335
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Short characters of some new genera and species of algae discovered on the coast of the colony of Victoria, Australia. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 2 15: 332-336, Plate VIII.C.
Publication date: May 1855
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Inkyuleea mariana (Harvey) H.-G.Choi, Kraft & G.W.Saunders
Type locality: Port Fairy, Victoria (Womersley 1998: 153). Lectotype: Harvey; Herb Harvey, TCD (Womersley 1998: 153).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Womersley (1998) this is a currently accepted name.
This is a marine species.
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.
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.
Created: 18 December 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 October 2011 by G.M. Guiry
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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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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 October 2021.