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Fosliella minuta W.R.Taylor 1945

Publication details
Fosliella minuta W.R.Taylor 1945: 183-184

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Fosliella is Fosliella farinosa (J.V.Lamouroux) M.Howe.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Pta. Santa Elena, Salinas, Guayas, Ecuador (Taylor 1945: 183-184). Holotype: W.R. Taylor no. 34-472A pro parte; 8 Feb. 1934; Epiphytic on Jania, littoral of the southeast side of Pta. Santa Elena. Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 183-184).

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 January 2021.

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