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Schizymenia violacea Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924

Publication details
Schizymenia violacea Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 786, pl. 25: figs 37, 38; pl. 87

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 Schizymenia is Schizymenia dubyi (Chauvin ex Duby) J.Agardh.

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

Type information
Type locality: San Esteban Island, Gulf of California, Mexico. (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 787). Type: Ivan M. Johnston (no.82); April; Growing on rocks in the upper sublittoral belt. Herb. Calif. Acad. Sci. 1376 (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 787).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), violet, refers to the blue-red colours nearer blue (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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