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Botryocladia beckeriana (Holmes) Papenfuss 1958

Publication details
Botryocladia beckeriana (Holmes) Papenfuss 1958: 106-107

Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1958). Notes on algal nomenclature. IV. Various genera and species of Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Taxon 7: 104-109.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Botryocladia is Botryocladia uvaria (J.A.Murray) Harvey.

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

Basionym
Myriophylla beckeriana Holmes

Type information
Type locality: near mouth of Kowie River, Port Alfred, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva & al. 1996: 352).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Myriophylla beckeriana Holmes 1894
Myrioglossa beckeriana (Holmes) Holmes 1896
Chrysymenia beckeriana (Holmes) F.Schmitz 1896

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Papenfuss, G.F. (1958). Notes on algal nomenclature. IV. Various genera and species of Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Taxon 7: 104-109.

Key references
Afonso-Carrillo, J., Rodriguez-Prieto, C., Boisset, F., Sobrino, C., Tittley, I. & Neto, A.I. (2006). Botryocladia chiajeana and Botryocladia macaronesica sp. nov. (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Mediterranean and the eastern Atlantic, with a discussion on the closely related genus Irvinea. Phycologia 45: 277-292.

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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 June 2021.

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