Halopeltis cuneata ( ) G.W.
Halopeltis cuneata (Harvey) G.W.Saunders 2010: 658
Published in: Saunders, G.W. & McDonald, B. (2010). DNA barcoding reveals multiple overlooked Australian species of the red algal order Rhodymeniales (Florideophyceae), with resurrection of Halopeltis J. Agardh and description of Pseudohalopeltis gen. nov. Botany 88: 639-667, 73 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Rhodymenia cuneata Harvey
Type locality: East coast, Tasmania (Womersley 1996: 85). Holotype: Gunn; Herb. Harvey, TCD (Womersley 1996: 85).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), wedge-shaped (Brown 1956).
This is a marine species.
Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.
Created: 26 March 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 February 2018 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 23 February 2019.