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Pleonosporium complanatum W.R.Taylor

Publication details
Pleonosporium complanatum W.R.Taylor 1945: 267, 268

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pleonosporium is Pleonosporium borreri (Smith) Nägeli.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened out, usually in one plane (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Academy Bay, I. Santa Cruz, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador (Taylor 1945: 267, 268). Type: W.R. Taylor no. 34-312; 20 January 1934; Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 267, 268). Notes: Type (tetrasporic) dredged in some quantity off Academy Bay.

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