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Peyssonnelia boudouresquei Yoneshigue 1984

Publication details
Peyssonnelia boudouresquei Yoneshigue 1984: 136, figs 1-23

Published in: Yoneshigue, Y. (1984). Flore marine da la region de Cabo Frio (Brésil). 4. Sur une espèce nouvelle du genre Peyssonnelia (Cryptonemiales: Rhodophyta). Vie et Milieu 34: 133-137.

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.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Peyssonnelia atlantica C.W.Schneider & Reading 1987

Taxonomic notes
Maggs (in Womersley, 1994: 163) concluded that P. atlantica Schneider & Reading is conspecific with P. boudouresquei.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Occurs mainly on shells of molluscs but is also epilithic (Womersley 1994: 163).

Type information
Type locality: Ponta Leste, Arraialdo Cabo, Brazil (Womersley 1994: 163). Holotype: Herb. Instit. Pesquisas da Marinha, RJ YY4053F (Womersley 1994: 163).

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Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. 1-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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Kato, A., GuimarĂ£es, S.M.P.B., Kawai, H. & Masuda, M. (2009). Characterization of the crustose red alga Peyssonnelia japonica (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales) and its taxonomic relationship with Peyssonnelia boudouresquei based on morphological and molecular data. Phycological Research 57(1): 74-86.

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