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Sedoidea opuntia (Endlicher) Kuntze

Publication details
Sedoidea opuntia (Endlicher) Kuntze 1891: 921

Published in: Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars II. pp. 375-1011. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Sedoidea is Sedoidea purpurea Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Coelarthrum opuntia (Endlicher) Børgesen

Basionym
Chondria opuntia J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Indian Ocean (Womersley 1996: 57). Lectotype: Herb. Agardh, LD 36065 (Womersley 1996: 57). Notes: "in mari Indico (?)" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 358)

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

Nomenclatural notes
Sedoidea ?opuntia (Endlicher) Kuntze (Huisman 1996: 100). - (27 Feb 2009) - Wendy Guiry

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
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Key references
Huisman, J.M. (1996). The red algal genus Coelarthrum Børgesen (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodymeniales) in Australian seas, including the description of Chamaebotrys gen. nov. Phycologia 35: 95-112.

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Verified by: 27 February 2009 by Wendy Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 July 2019.

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