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Beckerella hildebrandtii (Hauck) Kylin

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gelidiales
Family Gelidiaceae
Genus Beckerella

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Beckerella hildebrandtii (Hauck) Kylin
KwaZulu-Natal. Tom Schils. © Tom Schils (tom@schils.be).

 

Trichosolen duchassaingii (J.Agardh) W.R.Taylor

Ptilophora hildebrandtii (Hauck) R.E.Norris KwaZulu-Natal
© Tom Schils (tom@schils.be)

Publication details
Beckerella hildebrandtii (Hauck) Kylin 1956: 139

Published in: Kylin, H. (1956). Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen. pp. i-xv, 1-673, 458 figs. Lund: C.W.K. Gleerups.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Beckerella is Beckerella pinnatifida (J.Agardh) Kylin.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ptilophora hildebrandtii (Hauck) R.E.Norris

Basionym
Thysanocladia hildebrandtii Hauck

Type information
Type locality: Mombasa, Kenya (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 132). Lectotype: J.M. Hildebrandt; vii.1876; L (Akatsuka 1987: 267 [fig. 7]).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Tronchin, E.M., Freshwater, D.W. & Bolton, J.J. (2003). A re-evaluation of the genera Beckerella and Ptilophora (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) based on molecular and morphological data. Phycologia 42: 80-89.

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