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Delesseria frondosa J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Delesseriaceae
Subfamily Delesserioideae
Tribe Delesserieae
Genus Delesseria

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Delesseria frondosa J.D.Hooker & Harvey
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Delesseria frondosa J.D.Hooker & Harvey
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Delesseria frondosa J.D.Hooker & Harvey

 

Achnanthidium kryophila (J.B.Petersen) Bukhtiyarova

Hemineura frondosa (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
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.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Delesseria is Delesseria sanguinea (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

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.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
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. [1]-533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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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.

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