Phycodrys adamsiae S.-M. & W.A.Nelson 2010
Phycodrys adamsiae S.-M. Lin & W.A.Nelson 2010: 209-211, figs 35-45
Published in: Lin, S.-M. & Nelson, W. A. (2010). Systematic revision of the genus Phycodrys (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta) from New Zealand, with the descriptions of three new species, P. novae-zelandiae sp. nov., P. franiae sp. nov. and P. adamsiae sp. nov.. European Journal of Phycology 45(2): 200-214.
Publication date: 2010
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Bay of Plenty, Ranfurly Bank, North Island, New Zealand (37º33.2'S; 178º50.3'E) (Lin & Nelson 2010: 211). Holotype (Fig. 35a): A.N. Baker; 17 January 1979; dredged from 71-76 m depth. WELT A010403a (Lin & Nelson 2010: 211). Notes: Isotypes: WELT A010403b-A10403h.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latinised), named for Nancy Adams, New Zealand botanist.
Named for Nancy Adams (1926-2007), New Zealand botanist, botanical artist, and phycologist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Found subtidally and collected from depths of more than 70 m by dredge sampling; SCUBA collections made at depths of up to 25 m, with thalli growing on rock substrata as well as epiphytically (Lin & Nelson 2010). - (27 Jul 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Created: 27 July 2010 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 13 March 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Lin, S.-M. & Nelson, W. A. (2010). Systematic revision of the genus Phycodrys (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta) from New Zealand, with the descriptions of three new species, P. novae-zelandiae sp. nov., P. franiae sp. nov. and P. adamsiae sp. nov.. European Journal of Phycology 45(2): 200-214.
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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 18 June 2021.