Bossiella orbigniana subsp. dichotoma ( ) H.W. 1971
Bossiella dichotoma (Manza) P.C.Silva La Jolla, California; 17 m subtidal
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Bossiella orbigniana subsp. dichotoma (Manza) H.W.Johansen 1971: 394
Published in: Johansen, H.W. (1972 '1971'). Bossiella, a genus of articulated corallines (Rhodophyceae, Cryptonemiales) in the eastern pacific. Phycologia 10: 381-396.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bossiella dichotoma (Manza) P.C.Silva
Bossea dichotoma Manza
Type locality: Nye's Point, Moss Beach, San Mateo County, California (Dawson 1953: 156). Holotype: Manza; May 5, 1931; UC sheet 545756 (Dawson 1953: 156).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Bossiella orbigniana subsp. dichotoma (Manza) H.W.Johansen)
North America: British Columbia (Lindstrom 1977), California (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Scagel & al. 1989), Oregon (Hansen 1997), Washington (Scagel & al. 1989).
Source of current name
Hind, K. R., Gabrielson, P. W. & Saunders, G. W. (2014). Molecular-assisted alpha taxonomy reveals pseudocryptic diversity among species of Bossiella (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) in the eastern Pacific Ocean. Phycologia 53(5): 443-456.
Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 October 2014 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 January 2021.