Stauromenia australis D'Archino & W.A.Nelson
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Stauromenia australis D'Archino & W.A.Nelson in D'Archino et al. 2012: 452, 453, figs 2-36
Original publication: D'Archino, R., Nelson, W.A. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2012). Stauromenia australis, a new genus and species in the family Kallymeniaceae (Rhodophyta) from southern New Zealand. Phycologia 51(4): 451-460.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Stauromenia.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), south, southern (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Type locality: Cape Saunders, Otago Peninsula, New Zealand (45º52.786'S, 170º44.341'E) (D'Archino et al. 2012: 453). Holotype: R. D'Archino; December 2008; 15-20 m. WELT A024360 (D'Archino et al. 2012: 453). Notes: Isotype: WELT A031201.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Stauromenia australis D'Archino & W.A.Nelson)
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (D'Archino et al. 2012 ), Snares Islands (D'Archino et al. 2012 ), Stewart Island (D'Archino et al. 2012).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Stauromenia&species=australis
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Stauromenia&Species=australis
Created: 13 August 2012 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 13 August 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
D'Archino, R., Nelson, W.A. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2012). Stauromenia australis, a new genus and species in the family Kallymeniaceae (Rhodophyta) from southern New Zealand. Phycologia 51(4): 451-460.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:110338