Branchioglossum epiphyticum A.J.K. & M.J.
Branchioglossum epiphyticum A.J.K.Millar & M.J.Wynne 1992: 232, figs 1-6
Published in: Millar, A.J.K. & Wynne, M.J. (1992). Branchioglossum epiphyticum sp. nov. (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta), with a discussion of the generic boundaries between Branchioglossum and Hypoglossum. Phycologia 31: 231-239, 16 figs.
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This is a marine species.
Type locality: Southwest side of Split Solitary Island (30o14’S; 153o11’E), New South Wales, Australia (Millar & Wynne 1992: 234). Holotype: R.L. Millar, A.J.K. Millar & P.G. Richards; 31 August 1990; 17m depth, epiphytic on Pachymenia prostrata J.Agardh. NSW A009860 (Millar & Wynne 1992: 234). Notes: The holotype consists of male, female and tetrasporangial specimens on a fragment of the basiphyte, as individual plants pressed seperately and as prepared microscopic whole-mount slides. Isotypes: AD, BM, DUKE, GALW, MEL, MELU, MICH, PC, US, WELT. Additional isotypes: NSW A009856-9859, NSW A009861-9871
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Millar, A.J.K. & Wynne, M.J. (1992). Branchioglossum epiphyticum sp. nov. (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta), with a discussion of the generic boundaries between Branchioglossum and Hypoglossum. Phycologia 31: 231-239, 16 figs.
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