Peyssonnelia meridionalis & I.A. 1968
Peyssonnelia meridionalis Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott Northern California
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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.
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.
Type locality: Pacific Grove, Monterey Peninsula, California. (Hollenberg & Abbott 1968: 1244).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), found towards the South.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 26 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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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. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 August 2021.