Rhodochaete pulchella Thuret ex Bornet 1892
Rhodochaete pulchella Thuret ex Bornet 1892: 261, pl. II: figs 1-3 (as 'Rhodochaete parvula')
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodochaete.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: on Dudresnaya purpurifera, Antibes [Alpes-Maritimes, France]; (Bornet 1892: 261)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful and little (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 03 January 2022
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 03 January 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 February 2023