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Phyllymenia belangeri (Bory) Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1936

Publication details
Phyllymenia belangeri (Bory) Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1936: 473

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1936). Iridophycus gen. nov. and its representation in South America. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America 22: 469-473.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phyllymenia is Phyllymenia hieroglyphica J.Agardh.

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

Iridaea belangeri Bory

Type information
False Bay, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa Lectotype: PC (Bornet & Thuret Herbarium) TA14583 (De Clerck & al. 2005: 172). Notes: The herbarium sheet carries three specimens representing three different species from two red algal families. As the specimen on the right represents a female gametophyte of P. belangeri, it is designated as the lectotype.

Named for Charles Paulus BĂ©langer (1805 - 1881), French botanist and explorer.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Iridaea belangeri Bory 1834
Grateloupia belangeri (Bory) De Clerck, Gavio, Fredericq, Cocquyt & Coppejans 2005

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Phyllymenia hieroglyphica J.Agardh 1848
Grateloupia hieroglyphica (J.Agardh) J.Agardh 1851
Cyrtymenia hieroglyphica (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz 1897

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
De Clerck, O., Gavio, B., Fredericq, S., Cocquyt, E. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Systematic reassessment of the red algal genus Phyllymenia (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 40: 169-178.

Gargiulo, G.M., Morabito, M. & Manghisi, A. (2013). A re-assessment of reproductive anatomy and postfertilization development in the systematics of Grateloupia Halymeniales, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 34(1): 3-25.

Wynne, M.J. (1986). Report on a collection of benthic marine algae from the Namibian coast (southwestern Africa). Nova Hedwigia 43: 311-355, 24 pls.

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