Wrangelia halurus Harvey 1855: 546
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Some account of the marine botany of the colony of western Australia. Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy 22: 525-566.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Medeiothamnion halurus (Harvey) E.M.Gordon
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Fremantle, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 418). Holotype: Harvey; On Amphibolis. Herb. Harvey, TCD Trav. Set 127 (Womersley 1998: 95). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by E. Gordon (1972: 57).
Source of current name
Gordon, E.M. (1972). Comparative morphology and taxonomy of the Wrangelieae, Sphondylothamnieae and Spermothamnieae (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany, Supplement 4: 1-180, 63 figs, 3 tables.
Created: 20 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 September 2011 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 26 March 2019.