Rhodocallis elegans Kützing 1847
Rhodocallis elegans Kützing 1847: 36
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1847). Diagnosen und Bemerkungen zu neuen oder kritischen Algen. Botanische Zeitung 5: 1-5, 22-25, 33-38, 52-55, 164-167, 177-180, 193-198, 219-223.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodocallis.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Neuholland" (Herb. Binder) (Womersley 1998: 366). Type: Herb. Kützing, L 941, 253...292 (Womersley 1998: 366).
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
Ptilota rhodocallis Harvey 1858
This is a marine species.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. -535, 235 figs, 4 col. figs in 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 06 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 January 2009 by G.M. Guiry
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Hommersand, M.H., Wilson, S.M. & Kraft, G.T. (1998). Morphology and systematics of Rhodocallis elegans, Rhodocallideae, trib. nov. (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) from southeastern Australia. Journal of Phycology 34: 865-879, 36 figs.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 October 2021.