Hypoglossum abyssicola W.R.Taylor
Hypoglossum abyssicola W.R.Taylor 1945: 277, pl. 89: figs 1, 2
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hypoglossum attenuatum var. abyssicola (W.R.Taylor) E.Y.Dawson
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living in the depths.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: off Post Office Bay, I. Santa María, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador (Taylor 1945: 277). Type: W.R. Taylor no. 34-381; 29 January 1934; Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 277). Notes: Type (cystocarpic) rare as dredged from 56 metres’ depth.
Source of current name
Dawson, E.Y. (1962). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 7. Ceramiales: Ceramiaceae, Delesseriaceae. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 26: 1-207, 50 plates.
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Verified by: 05 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2019.