Sterrocladia belizeana A.R.Sherwood, Necchi, Carlile, Laughinghouse & Sheath 2012

Publication Details
Sterrocladia belizeana A.R.Sherwood, Necchi, Carlile, Laughinghouse & Sheath 2012: 632, figs 7-11

Published in: Sherwood, A.R., Necchi, O., Jr, Carlile, A.L., Laughinghouse, H.D.IV, Fredericq, S. & Sheath , R.G. (2012). Characterization of a novel freshwater gigartinalean red alga from Belize, with a description of Sterrocladia belizeana sp. nov. (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 51(6): 627-635.

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Publication date: 2012

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sterrocladia is Sterrocladia amnica (Montagne) F.Schmitz.

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

Type Information
Type locality: "Stann Creek District (16º48'N, 88º30'W), Belize"; (Sherwood et al. 2012: 632) Holotype: H.D. Laughinghouse; 2010; lotic freshwater habitat; US; 21783 (Sherwood et al. 2012: 632, 629) Notes: Isotypes: US 21784, BISH 751591, 751592.

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 17 December 2012 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 12 April 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 12 April 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 29 November 2022

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