Delesseria frondosa J.D.Hooker &
Hemineura frondosa (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia
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Delesseria frondosa J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1847: 403
Published in: Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. (1847). Algae tasmanicae: being a catalogue of the species of algae collected on the shores of Tasmania by Ronald Gunn, Esq., Dr. Heannerett, Mrs. Smith, Dr. Lyall and Dr. J.D. Hooker; with characters of the new species. London Journal of Botany 6: 397-417.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hemineura frondosa (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), leafy.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Tasmania (probably Georgetown) Lectotype: TCD Notes: According to Womersley (2003: 35) the lectotype, collected by Gunn, is in BM.
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
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 04 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 March 2014 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.