Aeodes orbitosa ( ) F. , nom. inval.
Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; plants starting to dry out
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Aeodes orbitosa (Suhr) F.Schmitz 1894: 630, nom. inval.
Published in: Schmitz, F. (1894). Kleinere Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Florideen. Nuova Notarisia 5: 608-635.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pachymenia orbitosa (Suhr) L.K.Russell
Iridaea orbitosa Suhr
Type locality: "Cap, gefunden von Drège." [Cape of Good Hope, South Africa] (Suhr 1840: 276).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Technicaly invalid as the requirements of Art. 33.4 of ICBN (Vienna Code) were not fully met (no full and direct reference to basionym's author and place of valid publication. - (9 Feb 2010) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. -596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.
Russell, L.K., Hurd, C.L., Nelson, W.A. & Broom, J.E. (2009). An examination of Pachymenia and Aeodes (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) in New Zealand and the transfer of two species of Aeodes in South Africa to Pachymenia. Journal of Phycology 45: 1389-1399.
Created: 30 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 September 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Griffin, N.J., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (1999). Porphyra aeodis sp. nov. (Bangiales, Rhodophyta), an epiphyte of Aeodes orbitosa from South Africa. European Journal of Phycology 34: 505-512, 15 figs, 2 tables.
Nunn, J.R. & Parolis, H. (1968). A polysaccharide from Aeodes orbitosa. Carbohydrate Research 6: 1-11.
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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 23 May 2019.