Bostrychia radicans (Montagne) Montagne 1842
Bostrychia radicans (Montagne) Montagnerecolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Detalle de las ramas. Foto: Ángel Moreira.
Bostrychia radicans (Montagne) Montagne 1842: 661
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Rhodomela radicans Montagne
Type locality: near Cayenne, French Guiana; (Montagne 1840: 198) Lectotype (designated by King and Puttock 1989): F.R. Leprieur 361; MEL; 672285A (King & Puttock 1989: 25) Notes: PC0046492 (Isolectotype). However, the PC specimen is more likely the holotype and the MEL specimen a duplicate and no lectotypification was necessary or desirable.
Origin of Species Name
Participle (Latin), rooting, putting forth aerial roots (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 27 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 27 October 2022
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 27 October 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2022