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Rhodymenia pseudopalmata var. caroliniana W.R.Taylor

Publication details
Rhodymenia pseudopalmata var. caroliniana W.R.Taylor 1960: 485, 486, 634

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1960). Marine algae of the eastern tropical and subtropical coasts of the Americas. pp. [i]-xi, 1-870, 14 figs, 80 pls. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press.

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 Rhodymenia pseudopalmata (J.V.Lamouroux) P.C.Silva

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling [Palmaria] palmata (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Pawleys Island, South Carolina (Taylor 1960: 634). Not specified: L. R. Gibbes; 1873; "Herbario Horti Botanici Neo-Eboracensis" (Taylor 1960: 634).

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Source of current name
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2018.

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