Irvinea ardreana (J.Brodie & Guiry) Guiry 1999
Irvinea ardreana (J.Brodie & Guiry) Guiry 1999: 36
Published in: Saunders, G.W., Strachan, I.M. & Kraft, G.T. (1999). The families of the order Rhodymeniales (Rhodophyta): a molecular-systematic investigation with a description of Faucheaceae fam. nov. Phycologia 38: 23-40.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Irvinea.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Sines, Portugal (37°58'N, 8°52’W); (Brodie & Guiry 1988: 112) Holotype: M.D. Guiry & J.A. West; 27 January 1977; type from culture (MDG no. 62) isolated from vegetative fragments collected in the intertidal; GALW; 000154 (Brodie & Guiry 1988: 112) Notes: Type is female plant (Fig. 1 of original publication) dried on a single herbarium sheet with isotype male and tetrasporangial plants (figs 2, 3), all in GALW.
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 July 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 12 February 2007
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 12 February 2007. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 February 2023