Ralfsia confusa 1969
Ralfsia confusa Hollenberg 1969: 291, 293, figs 1-12
Published in: Hollenberg, G.J. (1969). An account of the Ralfsiaceae (Phaeophyta) of California. Journal of Phycology 5(4): 290-301, 30 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: I/4 mi east of beach at ocean end of Poppy Ave., Corona del Mar, Orange County, California (Hollenberg 1969: 293). Type: April 6, 1968; on rocks in shallow tide pools in upper littoral. (Hollenberg 1969: 292). Notes: H. 3756.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), confused.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Norris, J.N. (2010). Marine algae of the Northern Gulf of California: Chlorophyta and Phaeophyceae. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 94: i-x, 1-276.
Pedroche, P.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar Rosas, R. (2008). Catálogo de las algas benthónicas del Pacífico de México II. Phaeophycota. pp. [i-viii], i-vi, 15-146. Mexicali & Berkeley: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana; Universidad Autónoma de Baja California; University of California Berkeley.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2021.