Schizymenia violacea & N.L.Gardner 1924
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.
Publication date: "May 13, 1924"
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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Verified by: 22 November 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2021.