Delesseria crassinervia Montagne 1842: 3, pl. VIII: fig. 1
Published in: Montagne, [J.F.] C. (1842). Prodromus generum specierumque phycearum novarum, in itinere ad polum antarcticum...ab illustri Dumont d'Urville peracto collectarum, notis diagnosticis tantum huc evulgatarum, descriptionibus verò fusioribus nec non iconibus analyticis iam iamque illustrandarum. pp. [1-]16. Parisiis [Paris]: apud Gide, editorem.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Paraglossum crassinervium (Montagne) Showe M.Lin, Fredericq & Hommersand
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Womersley (2003: 146) notes that either this is a very rare or extinct species in Tasmania, or very occasional drift specimens reach here from New Zealand; the latter appears unlikely in view of the distance and the delicate nature of the species. - (27 Jan 2009) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Auckland Islands, New Zealand (Lin, Fredericq & Hommersand 2012: 381). Type: D'Urville; PC (Lin, Fredericq & Hommersand 2012: 381).
Source of current name
Lin, S.-M., Fredericq, S. & Hommersand, M.H. (2012). Molecular phylogeny and developmental studies of Apoglossum and Paraglossum (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta) with a description of Apoglosseae trib. nov. European Journal of Phycology 47(4): 366-383.
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 21 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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Wendy 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 26 May 2019.