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Rhodymenia coriacea J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Publication details
Rhodymenia coriacea J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1845: 545 (as 'Rhodymenia? coriacea' )

Published in: Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. (1845). Algae Novae Zelandiae; being a catalogue of all of the species of algae yet recorded as inhabiting the shores of New Zealand, with characters and brief descriptions of the new species discovered during the voyage of H.M. discovery ships "Erebus" and "Terror" and of others communicated to Sir W. Hooker by D. Sinclair, the Rev. Colenso, and M. Raoul. London Journal of Botany 4: 521-551.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodymenia is Rhodymenia palmetta (Stackhouse) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Curdiea coriacea (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J.Agardh

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Lectotype locality: "New Zealand, Bay of Islands, Lyall s.n. September 1841 (BM000619680) (Fig. 1)" (Nelson & Dahlen 2014: 237). Lectotype: D. Lyall; September 1841; BM 000619680 (Nelson & Dahlen 2014: 237).

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Source of current name
Agardh, J.G. (1876). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen tertium: de Florideis curae posteriores. Part 1. pp. [ii*-iii*], [i]-[viï], [1]-724. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: C.W.K. Gleerup.

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