Peyssonnelia rubra f. orientalis Weber 1921
Peyssonnelia orientalis (Weber Bosse) Cormaci & G.Furnari Upper surface. Palau Islands, West Pacific
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Peyssonnelia rubra f. orientalis Weber Bosse 1921: 272, fig. 89
Published in: Weber-van Bosse, A. (1921). Liste des algues du Siboga. II. Rhodophyceae. Première partie. Protoflorideae, Nemalionales, Cryptonemiales. Vol. 59b pp. 187-310, figs 53-109, Plates VI-VIII. Leiden.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Peyssonnelia is Peyssonnelia squamaria (S.G.Gmelin) Decaisne ex J.Agardh.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Peyssonnelia orientalis (Weber Bosse) Cormaci & G.Furnari
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Dawson (1952: 104) cites this species as Peyssonelia rubra var. orientalis Weber van Bosse 1921
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: Philippine Islands; various in Indonesia, including Semau and Solor (Silva & al. 1996: 213).
Source of current name
Cormaci, M. & Furnari, G. (1987). Nomenclatural notes on some Mediterranean algae. Taxon 36: 755-758.
Created: 26 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 December 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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Nozawa, Y. (1972). Systematic anatomy of the Squamariaceae in the southern islands of Japan (4) - Peyssonnelia conchicola Picc. & Grun., P. rubra var. orientalis Weber van Bosse. Bulletin of the Japanese Society for Phycology 20: 41-47. [in Japanese, English summary]
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 December 2020.