Peyssonnelia frutescens Me. 1960
Peyssonnelia frutescens Me.Lemoine 1960: 173, pls I, II
Published in: Lemoine, Mme P. [=M.] (1960). Une Squamariacée frutescente: Peyssonnelia frutescens nov. sp.. Revue Algologique, Nouvelle Serie 5: 173-179, II plates.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Peyssonnelia is Peyssonnelia squamaria (S.G.Gmelin) Decaisne ex J.Agardh.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Peyssonnelia calcea var. frutescens (Me.Lemoine) Denizot
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), becoming shrubby (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Mauritius (Silva & al. 1996: 210).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 11 June 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 06 October 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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Lemoine, Mme P. [=M.] (1960). Une Squamariacée frutescente: Peyssonnelia frutescens nov. sp.. Revue Algologique, Nouvelle Serie 5: 173-179, II plates.
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M.D. Guiry in 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.