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Peyssonnelia rubra f. orientalis Weber Bosse 1921

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 rubra f. orientalis Weber Bosse
Lower surface. Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Peyssonnelia rubra f. orientalis Weber Bosse
Upper surface. Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Peyssonnelia rubra f. orientalis Weber Bosse
Palau Islands, West Pacific, on a rubble. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Peyssonnelia rubra f. orientalis Weber Bosse
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep in the shade. 15 Dec 2004. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

 

Mesophyllum tenue (Kjellman) Lebednik

Peyssonnelia orientalis (Weber Bosse) Cormaci & G.Furnari Upper surface. Palau Islands, West Pacific
© Palau International Coral Reef Center

Publication details
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.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Peyssonnelia orientalis (Weber Bosse) Cormaci & G.Furnari

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Dawson (1952: 104) cites this species as Peyssonelia rubra var. orientalis Weber van Bosse 1921

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: Philippine Islands; various in Indonesia, including Semau and Solor (Silva & al. 1996: 213).

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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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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

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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