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Stictosiphonia kelanensis (Grunow ex E.Post) R.J.King & Puttock

Publication details
Stictosiphonia kelanensis (Grunow ex E.Post) R.J.King & Puttock 1989: 48, figs 2b, 18b, 19a

Published in: King, R.J. & Puttock, C.F. (1989). Morphology and taxonomy of Bostrychia and Stictosiphonia (Rhodomelaceae / Rhodophyta). Australian Systematic Botany 2: 1-73, 25 figs, 4 tables.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Stictosiphonia is Stictosiphonia hookeri (Harvey) Harvey.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bostrychia kelanensis Grunow

Bostrychia kelanensis Grunow

Type information
Type locality: Kelana, Papua New Guinea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 553). Type: L. Kärnbach 40 (viii.1888) (cf. E. Post, Hydrobiologia 31: 82. 19680; seashore. W (Silva 1996-to date

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Zuccarello, G.C. & West, J.A. (2006). Molecular phylogeny of the subfamily Bostrychioideae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta): subsuming Stictosiphonia and highlighting polyphyly in species of Bostrychia. Phycologia 45: 24-36.

Key references
Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2011). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VII Ceramiales Rhodomelaceae. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-212, pls I-XIII. Beijing: Science Press.

Created: 05 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 May 2013 by M.D. Guiry

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Fujii, M.T., Yokoya, N.S. & Cordeiro-Marino, M. (1990). Stictosiphonia kelanensis (Grunow ex Post) King & Puttock (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta): a new record from Atlantic mangroves. Hoehnea 17: 93-97.

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