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Peyssonnelia harveyana P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex J.Agardh 1851

Publication details
Peyssonnelia harveyana P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex J.Agardh 1851: 501

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 1. pp. 337 [bis]-351 [bis] 352-506. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Publication date: Jan-Jun

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Peyssonnelia is Peyssonnelia squamaria (S.G.Gmelin) Decaisne ex J.Agardh.

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

Named for William Henry Harvey (1811-1866), Irish Botanist, collector and traveller.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Peyssonnelia adriatica Hauck 1882
Cruoriella adriatica (Hauck) De Toni 1905

Habitat notes
On live and dead maërl, on dead shells and sometimes on pebbles; depth range: 1-27 m (Peña & Bárbara 2010). Growing on living maerl at 17 m depth (Pena & Bárbara, 2013). - (4 May 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Rade de Brest, Brittany, France. Type: LD Agardh No 27642 (Irvine & Maggs 1983: 59).

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Denizot, M. (1968). Les algues floridées encroutantes (à l'éxclusion des Corallinacées). pp. [1]-310, 227 figs. Paris: Laboratoire de Cryptogamie, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Peña, V. & Bárbara, I (2013). Non-coralline crustose algae associated with maerl beds in Portugal: a re-appraisal of their diversity in the Atlantic Iberian beds. Botanica Marina 56(5/6): 481-493.

Peña,V. & Bárbara, I. (2010). New records of crustose seaweeds associated with subtidal maërl beds and gravel bottoms in Galicia (NW Spain). Botanica marina 53: 41-62.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Serio, D., Alongi, G., Catra, M., Cormaci, M. & Furnari, G. (2006). Changes in the benthic algal flora of Linosa Island (Straits of Sicily, Mediterranean Sea). Botanica Marina 49: 135-144.

Weber-van Bosse, A. (1913). Marine algae. Rhodophyceae, of the "Sealark" Expedition, collected by Mr. J. Stanley Gardiner, M.A.. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Second Series, Botany 8: 105-142, 1 fig, pls 12-14.

Created: 13 May 1996 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 09 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Kato, A., Masuda, M. & Kawai, H. (2005). New records of Peyssonnelia armorica and Peyssonnelia harveyana (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales) from Japan. Phycological Research 53(4): 266-274.
Marcot, J. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (1976). Recherches sur le genre Peyssonnelia (Rhodophyta) VIII. Étude du type de P. harveyana J. Agardh. Bulletin Museum Histoire Naturelle Marseille 36: 5-9.
Marcot-Coqueugniot, J. (1980). Recherches sur le genre Peyssonnelia (Rhodphyta). XIII. Sur un Peyssonnelia du "complexe harveyana". Botanica Marina 23: 35-39.
Marcot-Coqueugniot, J. (1980). Studies on the genus Peyssonnelia. XIII. A Peyssonnelia of the "harveyana complex". Botanica Marina 23: 35-39.

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