156,009 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,990 images, 60,294 bibliographic items, 442,406 distributional records.

Delisea elegans J.V.Lamouroux

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Bonnemaisoniales
Family Bonnemaisoniaceae
Genus Delisea

Pictures

click on thumbnail for larger version.

Delisea elegans J.V.Lamouroux
Harvey, W.H. (1849). Nereis australis, or algae of the southern ocean: being figures and descriptions of marine plants, collected on the shores of the Cape of Good Hope, the extra-tropical Australian colonies, Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Antarctic r.

 

Publication details
Delisea elegans J.V.Lamouroux in Léman 1819: 42

Published in: Léman, D.S. (1819). Delisea. Dictionnaire des Sciences Naturelles [Levrault] 13: 41-42.
 Download PDF

Original description:  Download PDF

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Delisea.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Bonnemaisonia elegans C.Agardh 1822
Calocladia elegans (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1841
Delisea elegans (C.Agardh) J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1847

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 183). Lectotype: Herb. Lamouroux, CN (Womersley 1996: 340). Notes: Womersley 1996: 340 notes: Type from "Nouvelle-Hollande"; lectotype(?) in Herb. Lamouroux, CN. (Probably from SE Tasmania).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere
. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. Vol. 5 pp. 1-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.

Created: 30 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 17 December 2013 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 871 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=1947

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
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 17 August 2019.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio