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Wrangelia decumbens Huisman

Publication details
Wrangelia decumbens Huisman 2018: 616, fig. 185 D-F

Published in: Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Wrangelia is Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), with prostrate stems, the tips rising upwards (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "near outer edge at SW corner, South Scott Reef, W.A., 14°10.365'S, 121°44.632'E" (Huisman 2018: 616). Holotype: J.M.Huisman; 3 Oct. 2008; on reef flat. PERTH 08775478 (Huisman 2018: 616).

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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 26 March 2019.

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