Ralfsia pusilla (Strömfelt) 1892
Ralfsia pusilla (Strömfelt) Foslie 1892: 2 
Published in: Foslie, M. (1892). Algological notices. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1892: 1-4 [263-266].
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Stragularia pusilla Strömfelt
Type locality: Haugesund, Norway (Athanasiadis 1996: 193). Type: on Laminaria saccharina. S?
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).
Stragularia pusilla Strömfelt 1888
According to Fletcher (1987) this species is absent from the shores of Britain and Ireland. See Fletcher (1987, p. 244), who rejects a record from Scotland (Batters, 1892).
This is a marine species.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, 109 pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Created: 02 September 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 23 September 2021.