Lomentaria valida Kützing
Lomentaria valida Kützing 1865: 30, pl. 85a, b
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Coelarthrum opuntia (Endlicher) Børgesen
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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Type locality: Australia Notes: According to Womersley (1996: 57), Lomentaria valida Kützing was described from Tasmania. He notes that what appears to be the type in L, 941, 149... 246 is from Lefevre Pen., S. Aust., Dec. 16, 1947 (probably a Mueller collection).
Huisman, J.M. (1996). The red algal genus Coelarthrum Børgesen (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodymeniales) in Australian seas, including the description of Chamaebotrys gen. nov. Phycologia 35: 95-112.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. Vol. 5 pp. 1-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.
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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 21 February 2019.