Kallymenia reniformis var. cuneata J. , nom. illeg.
Kallymenia reniformis var. cuneata J.Agardh 1876: 221, no fig., nom. illeg.
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1876). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen tertium: de Florideis curae posteriores. Part 1. pp. [ii*-iii*], [i]-[viï], -724. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), kidney-shaped (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Cited "Euh. divisa Kütz. Tab. phyc. Vol. XVII; tab. 78. K. reniformis var. Ferrarii Zanard. Icon. tab. 93 figs 4 et 5." As a variety this name may be illegiitmate. However, Agardh says "Formae mihi sunt" (Agardh 1876: 221 no locality). INA treated this name as a variety. - (8 Aug 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 April 2019.