Peyssonnelia caulifera 1899
Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep in the shade
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Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura 1899: 8, 17, pl. I : figs 26-30
Published in: Okamura, K. (1899). Contributions to the knowledge of the marine algae of Japan. III. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 13: 2-10, 35-43, Plate I.
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.
Sonderophycus cauliferus (Okamura) S.Y.Jeong, B.Y.Won & T.O.Cho 2017
This taxon may be synonymous with Peyssonnelia capensis (Denizot, 1968: 123), now Sonderophycus capensis, q.v.
This is a marine species.
Sherwood, A.R., Paiano, M.O., Spalding, H.L. & Kosaki, R.K. (2020). Biodiversity of Hawaiian Peyssonneliales (Rhodophyta): Sonderophycus copusii sp. nov., a new species from the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 35(2): 145-155, 3 figs.
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