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Ballia prieurii Kützing 1847

Publication details
Ballia prieurii Kützing 1847: 37

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1847). Diagnosen und Bemerkungen zu neuen oder kritischen Algen. Botanische Zeitung 5: 1-5, 22-25, 33-38, 52-55, 164-167, 177-180, 193-198, 219-223.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ballia is Ballia brunonia Harvey.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Balliopsis prieurii (Kützing) G.W.Saunders & Necchi

Type information
Type locality: Guyana française: Cayenne (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Le Prieur 832; (Index Nominum Algarum

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Kumano, S. (2002). Freshwater red algae of the world. pp. [i-ii], i-xiv, 1-375 [p. 375 is an Addendum], pls 1-199. Bristol: Biopress Limited.

Ratnasabapathy, M. & Kumano, S. (1982). Studies on freshwater red algae of Malaysia I. Some taxa of the genera Batrachospermum, Ballia and Cloglossa, from Pulau, Tioman, West Malaysia. Japanese Journal of Phycology 30: 15-22.

Saunders, G.W. & Necchi, O., Jr (2002). Nuclear rDNA sequences from Ballia prieurii support recognition of Balliopsis gen. nov. in the Batrachospermales (Florideophyceae, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 41(1): 61-67.

Created: 11 February 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 30 June 2010 by G.M. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Kumano, S. & Phang, S.-M. (1990). Ballia prieurii Kuetzing and the related species (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Japanese Journal of Phycology 38: 125-134.
Saunders, G.W. & Necchi, O., Jr (2002). Nuclear rDNA sequences from Ballia prieurii support recognition of Balliopsis gen. nov. in the Batrachospermales (Florideophyceae, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 41(1): 61-67.

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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 25 October 2021.

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