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Scagelia occidentalis (Kylin) Wollaston 1972

Publication details
Scagelia occidentalis (Kylin) Wollaston 1972: 82 (as 'occidentale' )

Published in: Wollaston, E.M. (1972). Antithamnion and related genera occurring on the Pacific coast of North America. Syesis 4: 73-92.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Scagelia.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scagelia americana (Harvey) Athanasiadis

Basionym
Antithamnion occidentale Kylin

Type information
Type locality: Friday Harbor, Washington, U.S.A. (Athanasiadis 1996: 76). Lectotype: Kylin; July 1922; LD sine numero (Athanasiadis 1996: 76).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), western.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 128: [1]-221.

Key references
Lindeberg, M.R. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2010). Field guide to the seaweeds of Alaska. pp. [i-]iii-iv, 1-188, numerous col. photographs. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant College Program.

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