Predaea borealis & 2015
Predaea borealis Dixon & Saunders in Saunders & al. 2015: 866, fig. 5
Published in: Saunders, G.W., Birch, T.C. & K.R. Dixon (2015). A DNA barcode survey of Schizymenia (Nemastomatales, Rhodophyta) in Australia and British Columbia reveals overlooked diversity including S. tenuis sp. nov. and Predaea borealis sp. nov. Botany 93(12): 859-871, 5 fig.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Predaea is Predaea masonii (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) G.De Toni.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Canada: British Columbia: Haida Gwaii: Kwuna Island (53.21722N, 131.98589W) (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: G.W. Saunders and K. Dixon; 6.vi.2010; UNB GWS020782 (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), north, northern (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 23 December 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 25 May 2020 by G.M. Guiry
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Saunders, G.W., Birch, T.C. & K.R. Dixon (2015). A DNA barcode survey of Schizymenia (Nemastomatales, Rhodophyta) in Australia and British Columbia reveals overlooked diversity including S. tenuis sp. nov. and Predaea borealis sp. nov. Botany 93(12): 859-871, 5 fig.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 April 2021.