Carpothamnion gunnianum (Harvey) Kützing Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia
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Thamnocarpus gunnianus Harvey in W.J.Hooker 1844: pl. DCLXII
Published in: Hooker, W.J. (1844). Icones plantarum; or figures, with brief descriptive characters and remarks of new or rare plants slected from the aithor's herbarium. Vol. III. New series or Vol. VII of the entire work [Fasc. 7]. pp. [i]-vii, pls DCI-DCC [with text]. London & Paris: Hippolyte Ballière.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Thamnocarpus.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Carpothamnion gunnianum (Harvey) Kützing
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Port Arthur, Tasmania (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 387). Lectotype: Gunn; Herb. Harvey, TCD (Womersley 1998: 269).
Source of current name
Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. 535. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 19 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 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 18 August 2019.