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Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura 1899

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 caulifera Okamura
Lower surface. Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura
Upper surface. Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep in the shade. 25 Nov 2002. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep in the shade. 14 Nov 2002. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

 

Asterocolax hypophyllophilus M.J.Wynne

Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep in the shade
© Palau International Coral Reef Center

Publication details
Peyssonnelia caulifera Okamura 1899: 8, 17, pl. I [1]: 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.

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.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sonderophycus cauliferus (Okamura) S.Y.Jeong, B.Y.Won & T.O.Cho 2017

Taxonomic notes
This taxon may be synonymous with Peyssonnelia capensis (Denizot, 1968: 123), now Sonderophycus capensis, q.v.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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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