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Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Halymeniales
Family Halymeniaceae
Genus Pachymenia

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Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; plants starting to dry out. 05 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. 05 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape; plants in pools. 06 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape; plants on lower-shore rocks draping into pools. 06 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape; plants on lower-shore rocks draping into pools. 06 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape; plants on lower-shore rocks draping into pools. 06 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape, South Africa; swollen frond on top right. 06 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape, South Africa; plants in the process of druing out in intertidal. 06 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Ceramium strictum var. zostericola Feldmann-Mazoyer

Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Publication details
Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell in L.K. Russell et al. 2009: 1397

Published in: Russell, L.K., Hurd, C.L., Nelson, W.A. & Broom, J.E. (2009). An examination of Pachymenia and Aeodes (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) in New Zealand and the transfer of two species of Aeodes in South Africa to Pachymenia. Journal of Phycology 45: 1389-1399.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Pachymenia is Pachymenia carnosa (J.Agardh) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Iridaea orbitosa Suhr

Type information
Type locality: "Cap, gefunden von Drège." [Cape of Good Hope, South Africa] (Suhr 1840: 276).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Iridaea orbitosa Suhr 1840
Aeodes orbitosa (Suhr) F.Schmitz 1894

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 25 May 2019.

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