Balliopsis pinnulata (Kumano) G.W. & Necchi 2002
Balliopsis pinnulata (Kumano) G.W.Saunders & Necchi 2002: 66
Published in: Saunders, G.W. & Necchi, O., Jr (2002). Nuclear rDNA sequences from Ballia prieurii support recognition of Balliopsis gen. nov. in the Batrachospermales (Florideophyceae, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 41(1): 61-67.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Balliopsis is Balliopsis prieurii (Kützing) G.W.Saunders & Necchi.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Ballia pinnulata S.Kumano
Holotype locality: Sungei Gombak, Selangor, Malaysia (Kumano 1978: 98). Holotype: S. Kumano; 30 May 1971; On submerged roots of Saraca thaipingensis . Herbarium of Faculty of Science, Kobe University (Kumano 1978: 98).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), like a little wing.
Ballia pinnulata S.Kumano 1978
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 10 July 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 September 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 November 2020.