Wrangelia verticillata , nom. illeg.
Wrangelia verticillata Harvey 1863: xxviii, nom. illeg.
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1863). Phycologia australica: or, a history of Australian seaweeds; comprising coloured figures and descriptions of the more characteristic marine algae of New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, and Western Australia, and a synopsis of all known Australian algae. Vol. 5. pp. [i]-x, v-lxxiii (Synoptic catalogue), Plates CCXLI-CCC (with text). London: Lovell Reeve.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Shepleya verticillata E.M.Gordon
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), verticillate, whorled (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Wrangelia verticillata Kützing, 1847. - (6 Sep 2011) - M.D. Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. 535. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 September 2011 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 24 March 2019.