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Peyssonnelia meridionalis Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott 1968

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Peyssonneliales
Family Peyssonneliaceae
Genus Peyssonnelia

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Peyssonnelia meridionalis Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Peyssonnelia meridionalis Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

 

Cryptonemia forbesii Harvey

Peyssonnelia meridionalis Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott Northern California
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Peyssonnelia meridionalis Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott 1968: 1244

Published in: Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1968). New species of marine algae from California. Canadian Journal of Botany 46: 1235-1251, 14 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Peyssonnelia is Peyssonnelia squamaria (S.G.Gmelin) Decaisne ex J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), found towards the South.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Pacific Grove, Monterey Peninsula, California. (Hollenberg & Abbott 1968: 1244).

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Created: 26 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 21 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Kato, A. & Masuda, M. (2002). A morphological study of Peyssonnelia meridionalis (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta), with a discussion of spermatangial types within the genus. Phycologia 41: 191-198.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 December 2020.

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