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Corallina ferreyrae E.Y.Dawson, Acleto & Foldvik 1964

Publication details
Corallina ferreyrae E.Y.Dawson, Acleto & Foldvik 1964: 44, pl. 35: fig. B (as 'ferreyrai' )

Published in: Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Corallina is Corallina officinalis Linnaeus.

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

Type information
Type locality: Pucusana, Peru (Dawson, Acleto & Foldvik 1964). Holotype?: UC 1404138 (Bustamante, Calderon & Hughey 2019: 1285).

Eponomy
"Named for Dr. Ramón Ferreyra, Director of the Natural History Museum, Lima."

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina caespitosa R.H.Walker, J.Brodie & L.M.Irvine 2009

Nomenclatural notes
Epithet corrected in accordance with Art. 60, ICN. - (4 Dec 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 16 February 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 March 2019 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Bustamante, D.E., Calderon, M.S. & Hughey, J.R. (2019). Conspecificity of the Peruvian Corallina ferreyrae with C. caespitosa(Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) inferred from genomic analysis of the type specimen. Mitochondrial DNA Part B Resources 4(1): 1285-1286, 1 figs.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.

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