Rhodymenia ciliata var. microphylla
Rhodymenia ciliata var. microphylla Harvey in W.J. Hooker & G.A. Arnott 1833
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1833). [California] Ordo LVI. Algae. In: The botany of Captain Beechey's voyage; comprising an account of the plants collected by Messrs Lay and Collie, and other officers of the expedition, during the voyage to the Pacific and Bering's Strait, performed in His Majesty's Ship Blossom, under the command of Captain F.W. Beechey, R.N., F.R. & A.S., in the years 1825, 26, 27, and 28. (Hooker, W.J. & Arnott, G.A. Eds), pp. 163-165. London: Henry G. Bohn, No. 4 York Street, Covent Garden.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondracanthus harveyanus (Kützing) Guiry
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ciliate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Type locality: California [Monterey, Monterey Co., California, USA; fide Hughey & Hommersand 2008: 145] (Harvey 1833: 164). Type: November 1827; (Hughey & Hommersand 2008: 145). Notes: According to John Parnell, curator of the herbarium at TCD, thye type is not to be found there (Hughey & Hommersand 2008: 145).
Source of current name
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 18 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 November 2008 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2019.