Ptilota filicina J.Agardh 1876
Ptilota filicina J.AgardhPeter the Great Bay, Russia - 01 January 0001. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Ptilota filicina J.Agardh 1876: 76
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1876). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen tertium: de Florideis curae posteriores. Part 1. pp. [ii*-iii*], [i]-[viï], -724. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Publication date: Apr-Aug 1876
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "In Oceano pacifico ad Insulam Vancouver" [Vancouver Island, Canada]; (Agardh 1876: 76) Type: LD?; (Yoshida 1998: 930) Notes: Despite the clear locality citation in J. Agardh, according to Dawson (1962: 75) the type consists of a collection by Capt. Pike, labeled "Ptilota californica var. concinna" in Herb. Harvey, Trinity College, Dublin and the type locality is Golden Gate [San Francisco], California. Agardh makes no mention of this collection in his protologue. Lectotype information: Specimen Ag. no. 20018 in Agardh's Herbarium in LD, collected from Vancouver Island (Bruce & Saunders, 2016: 43).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), fern-like (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 06 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 08 December 2020
Verification of Data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: https://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=4698
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 08 December 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 August 2022