Delesseria crispatula Harvey 1855: 548
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 Dicroglossum crispatulum (Harvey) A.J.K.Millar & Huisman
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Fremantle, Western Australia (32o03’S, 115o44’E) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 455). Type: on Amphibolis antarctica (Labillardiere) Sonder & Ascherson ex Ascherson. TCD, Herbarium Harvey Travelling Set No. 129 (Fig. 1) with isotype (Fig. 2) (Millar & Huisman 1996: 128). Notes: According to Womersley (2003: 32) the holotype was collected by Clifton.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Millar, A.J.K. & Huisman, J.M. (1996). Dicroglossum crispatulum gen. et comb. nov. from Western Australia, representing a new tribe within the Deleseriaceae (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 32: 127-137, 34 figs.
Created: 04 January 1999 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 25 May 2019.