Dotyophycus abbottiae (Nemaliales), a new red algal species from Western Australia

@inproceedings{Kraft1988DotyophycusA,
  title={Dotyophycus abbottiae (Nemaliales), a new red algal species from Western Australia},
  author={Gerald T. Kraft},
  year={1988}
}
Abstract Dotyophycus abbottiae is described from Rottnest Island, Western Australia. Features distinguishing the new species from the other two members of the genus include: (1) the abundance of subsidiary cortical filaments, derived from both rhizoids and primary cortical filaments, which appear to be lacking or scarce in D. pacificum Abbott and D. yamadae (Ohmi & Itono) Abbott & Yoshizaki; (2) the mixture of disparate cell sizes in the outer cortical layers, especially the surface layer… CONTINUE READING