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Exilicrusta parva Y.M.Chamberlain 1992

Publication details
Exilicrusta parva Y.M.Chamberlain 1992: 186, figs 1-12

Published in: Chamberlain, Y.M. & Irvine, L.M. (1994). Melobesioideae Bizzozero. In: Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta Part 2B Corallinales, Hildenbrandiales. (Irvine, L.M. & Chamberlain, Y.M. Eds), pp. 159-234. London: HMSO.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Exilicrusta.

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

Type information
Type locality: Princess’s Shoal, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England (Chamberlain & Irvine 1994: 162). Holotype: S. West & N. Thomas; 15 May 1984; On a stone at 11 m depth. BM YMC 84/212 (Chamberlain & Irvine 1994: 162).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), little, small, puny (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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References
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Chamberlain, Y.M. (1992). Observations on two melobesioid crustose coralline red algal species from the British Isles - Exilicrusta parva, a new genus and species, and Lithothamnion sonderi Hauck. British Phycological Journal 27: 185-201.

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