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Rhodophyllis peltata Grunow 1874

Publication details
Rhodophyllis peltata Grunow 1874: 34

Published in: Grunow, A. (1874). Algen der Fidschi-, Tonga- und Samoa-Inseln, gesammelt von Dr. E. Graeffe> Erste Folge: Phaeosporeae, Fucoideae und Florideae. Journal des Museum Godeffroy 3: 23-50.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodophyllis is Rhodophyllis bifida (J.V.Lamouroux) K├╝tzing.

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

Type information
Type locality: Tongatapu, Tonga (Silva & al. 1996: 286).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), target-shaped.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 23 October 2021.

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