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Peyssonnelia immersa Maggs & L.M.Irvine

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Peyssonneliales
Family Peyssonneliaceae
Genus Peyssonnelia

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Peyssonnelia immersa Maggs & L.M.Irvine
Ría de Vigo, Galicia, Spain, 2016. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Peyssonnelia immersa Maggs & L.M.Irvine
Ría de Vigo, Galicia, Spain, 2016. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Peyssonnelia immersa Maggs & L.M.Irvine
Ría de Vigo, Galicia, Spain, 2016. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Aphanothece clathrata West & G.S.West

Peyssonnelia immersa Maggs & L.M.Irvine Ría de Vigo, Galicia, Spain, 2016
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Peyssonnelia immersa Maggs & L.M.Irvine 1983: 220, figs 1-22

Published in: Maggs, C.A. & Irvine, L.M. (1983). Peyssonnelia immersa sp. nov. (Cryptonemiales, Rhodophyta) from the British Isles and France, with a survey of infrageneric classification. British Phycological Journal 18: 219-238.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), submerged, imbedded, covered up, immersed (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Collected on maërl beds and gravel, abundant on dead shell, but also on living maërl and pebbles; depth range: 2-26 m (Peña & Bárbara 2010). - (4 May 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Carraroe, Co. Galway, Ireland (Maggs & Irvine 1983: 220). Holotype: C.A. Maggs; 27 Aug 1981; about 30 plants on a razor shell. BM sine numero (Maggs & Irvine 1983: 220). Notes: Isotypes: BM, GALW.

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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.

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.

Created: 13 May 1996 by M.D. Guiry

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

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References
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Maggs, C.A. & Irvine, L.M. (1983). Peyssonnelia immersa sp. nov. (Cryptonemiales, Rhodophyta) from the British Isles and France, with a survey of infrageneric classification. British Phycological Journal 18: 219-238.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2019.

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