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Mychodea foliosa (Harvey) J.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Mychodeaceae
Genus Mychodea

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Mychodea foliosa (Harvey) J.Agardh

 

Publication details
Mychodea foliosa (Harvey) J.Agardh 1872: 35

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1872). Bidrag till Florideernes systematik. Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 8(6): 1-60.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mychodea is Mychodea carnosa J.D.Hooker & Harvey.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mychodea marginifera (Areschoug) Kraft

Basionym
Gymnogongrus foliosus Harvey

Type information
Syntype localities: "Port Phillip Heads, and Western Port, abundant, W. H. H." [Port Phillip Heads and Western Port, Victoria, Australia] (Harvey 1862: pl. CXCIV [194] ). Lectotype: W.H. Harvey sine numero; TCD 0011961 (Kraft & Saunders 2017: 247). Notes: Lectotype locality" Port Phillip Heads.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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
Kraft, G.T. (1978). Studies of marine algae in the lesser-known families of the Gigartinales (Rhodophyta). III. The Mychodeaceae and Mychodeophyllaceae. Australian Journal of Botany 26: 515-610, 46 figs.

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