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Pylaiella varia Kjellman

Publication details
Pylaiella varia Kjellman 1883: 348, pl. 27: figs 1-12

Published in: Kjellman, F.R. (1883). Norra Ishafvets algflora [Northern Arctic Ocean algalflora]. Vega-expeditionens Vetenskapliga Iakttagelser 3: 1-431, pls 1-31.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pylaiella is Pylaiella littoralis (Linnaeus) Kjellman.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), diverse.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Pylaiella littoralis var. varia (Kjellman) Kuckuck
Ectocarpus littoralis subsp. varius (Kjellman) Kuckuck 1891
Ectocarpus littoralis var. varius (Kjellman) Rosenvinge 1893

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Pylaiella macrocarpa Foslie 1887
Pylaiella littoralis var. [firma] f. macrocarpa (Foslie) Kjellman 1890
Ectocarpus littoralis subsp. varius f. varius Kuckuck 1891
Pylaiella varia f. rhizodes A.D.Zinova 1950

Distributional notes
Nielsen & Gunnarsson (2001: 92) record this species as being an excluded species for the Faroe Islands.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Maasö, Norway (Athanasiadis 1996: 176). Lectotype: UPS slide R2: 22, 8.viii.1876

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Key references
Jaasund, E. (1965). Aspects of the marine algal vegetation of North Norway. Botanica Gothoburgensia. Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis 4: 1-174.

Klochkova, N.G., Korolyova, T.N. & Kusidi, A.E. (2009). [Atlas of algae-macrophytes Kamchatka waters. Vol 1. Green algae and brown algae]. pp. 1-216. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky: KamchatNIRO Press. [in Russian]

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Pedersen, P.M. (2011). Grønlands havalger. pp. [1] 7-208. Copenhagen: Forlaget Epsilon.DK.

Zinova, A.D. (1953). Opredelitel burykh vodoroslej severnykh morej SSSR [Manual for identification of the brown algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. pp. 1-224. Moscow & Leningrad: Akad. Nauk SSSR.

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References
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Zinova, A.D. (1950). Pylaiella varia Kjellm.. Bot. materials, section cryptogamic plants 6: .

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