Bossiella dichotoma (Manza) P.C.Silva 1957

Bossiella dichotoma (Manza) P.C.Silva

Bossiella dichotoma (Manza) P.C.SilvaLa Jolla, California; 17 m subtidal - 26 April 2015. F. Kuepper

Publication Details
Bossiella dichotoma (Manza) P.C.Silva 1957

Published in: Silva, P.C. (1957). Notes on Pacific marine algae. MadroƱo 14: 41-51.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bossiella is Bossiella plumosa (Manza) P.C.Silva.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Bossea dichotoma Manza

Type Information
Type locality: Nye's Point, Moss Beach, San Mateo County, California; (Dawson 1953: 156) Holotype: Manza; May 5, 1931; UC; sheet 545756 (Dawson 1953: 156)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), dichotomous, having divisions always in pairs (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 30 September 2001 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 09 July 2016

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 July 2016. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 11 August 2022

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