Galaxaura barbata R.Chou ex W.R.Taylor, 1945

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record 10 October 1963

[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/63651/0]Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)[/url]

 

Distribution

Galápagos Islands, Ecuador

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

[b]Holotype:[/b] W.R. Taylor No. 34-364 (see: https://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=26739 for a fuller account)

One collection of this species is preserved in the University of Southern California Herbarium collection:

AHFH 135735

Full a fuller account, see: https://www.darwinfoundation.org/datazone/collections/eng/furtherinfo/1/135735/

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Chou, R. (1945). [description of Galaxaura barbata], p. 139-140. In: Taylor, W. R. Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galápagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figures, 100 plates.

 

Other references:

Dawson, E. Y. (1963). New records of marine algae from the Galápagos Islands. Pacific Naturalist 4: 3-23.

Guiry, M. D. Galaxaura barbarata Database entry on AlgaeBase. Accessed 18 January 2011. (https://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=26739)

Miller, K. A., Garske, L. and Edgar, G. (2007). Galaxaura barbata. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 02 June 2013.

Taylor, W. R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galápagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12 12(iv): 528 pp.

 

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