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Delesseria minor Baardseth 1941

Publication details
Delesseria minor Baardseth 1941: 100, fig. 52B; 53A-C

Published in: Baardseth, E. (1941). The marine algae of Tristan da Cunha. Results of the Norwegian Scientific Expedition to Tristan da Cunha 1937-1938 9: 1-173.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Delesseria is Delesseria sanguinea (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Paraglossum minus (Baardseth) S.-M.Lin & Hommersand

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), smaller, inferior, lesser (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: Tristan da Cunha, Nightingale, Middle and Stoltenhoff Islands, Tristan da Cunha (Baardseth 1941: 101). Notes: Holotype: Baardseth (1941, fig 52B), Herbarium at O. Tristan da Cunha, Sta. 28, Guest Bay, 25-30 m, December 27, 1937, leg. Baardseth (Lin & Hommersand, 2016: 31).

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Source of current name
Lin, S.-M. & Hommersand, M.H. (2016). Developmental morphology and phylogeny of Paraglossum amsleri sp. nov. (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta), a species from Antarctica previously known as Delesseria lancifolia. Phycologia 55(1): 21-32.

Key references
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. [1]-326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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