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Epymenia falklandica W.R.Taylor

Publication details
Epymenia falklandica W.R.Taylor 1939: 146, pl. 1

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1939). Algae collected by the "Hassler", "Albatross" and Schmitt expeditions. II. Marine algae from Uruguay, Argentina, the Falkland Islands, and the Strait of Magellan. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 24: 127-164, Plates 1-7.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Epymenia is Epymenia obtusa (Greville) K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodymenia falklandica (W.R.Taylor) M.J.Wynne

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Boraso de Zaixso, A.L. (2013). Elementos para el estudio de las macroalgas de Argentina. Con colaboraci├│n de J.M. Zaixso. pp. [1]-204. Comodoro Rivadavia: Universitaria de la Patagonia.

Key references
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.

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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 21 April 2019.

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