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Pringsheimia marchantiae Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924

Publication details
Pringsheimia marchantiae Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 720, pl. 12: fig. 8

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). XXIX Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Gulf of California in 1921. The marine algae. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Fourth Series 12(29): 695-949, pls 12-88, map.
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Publication date: "May 13, 1924"

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pringsheimia is Pringsheimia scutata Reinke.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulvella marchantiae (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) R.Nielsen, C.J.O'Kelly & B Wysor

Type information
Type locality: La Paz, Lower California, Mexico [Mexico: Baja California Sur: La Paz (INA)] (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 720). Holotype: Marchant No. 68x; May; Growing on various species of Laurencia. (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 720). Notes: The authors do not give a herbarium location for the type. Type: CAS (in UC); collected by Dr and Mrs Marchant in 1917 (INA). Holotype: UC #221049 (Nielsen et al. 2013: 51)

Origin of species name
resembling, or growing on or in species of the genus Marchantia.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Nielsen, R., Petersen, G., Seberg, O., Daugbjerg, N., O'Kelly, C.J. & Wysor, B. (2013). Revision of the genus Ulvella (Ulvellaceae, Ulvophyceae) based on morphology and tufA gene sequences of species in culture, with Acrochaete and Pringsheimiella placed in synonymy. Phycologia 52(1): 37-56.

Key references
Nielsen, R. & McLachlan, J. (1986). Acrochaete marchantiae comb. nov. and Trichothyra irregularis gen. et. sp. nov. with notes on other species of small filamentous green algae from St. Lucia (West Indies). Nordic Journal of Botany 6: 515-524.

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