Audouinella pulvinata ( ) T.V. , M.S.Balakrishnan & V.Krishnamurthy, nom. illeg. 1990
Audouinella pulvinata (Schmidle) T.V.Desikachary, M.S.Balakrishnan & V.Krishnamurthy in T.V. Desikachary, V. Krishnamurthy & M.S. Balakrishnan 1990: 75, nom. illeg.
Published in: Desikachary, T.V., Krishnamurthy, V. & Balakrishnan, M.S. (1990). Rhodophyta. II. Taxonomy part. Part IIA. pp. [i-vi], -279, , + 51 figs, 42 pls. Madras, India: Madras Science Foundation.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Audouinella desikacharyi E.K.Ganesan & J.A.West
Chantransia pulvinata Schmidle
Type locality: "Auf Steinen im Wasserfall von Ponsonby-Spring; 16.X.85." [India]
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cushion-shaped, strongly convexed (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitmate: priority for Audouinella pulvinata (Levring) Garbary, 1987.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Ganesan, E.K. & West, J.A. (2013). Nomenclatural changes for some freshwater red algae from India. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 28(1): 45-51.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 June 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.