Spongites tunicatus D.L.Penrose
Spongites tunicatus D.L.Penrose in Womersley 1996: 278, 279
Published in: Penrose, D.L. (1996). Genus Spongites Kützing. In: The Marine benthic flora of South Australia. Rhodophyta. Part IIIB, Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 273-280. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
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This is a marine species.
Type locality: Variety Bay, , Bruny I., Tasmania, Australia (Penrose 1996: 279). Holotype: Woelkerling, Platt & Brown; 17 February 1983; LTB 12980 illustrated in Fig. 13B-D (Penrose 1996: 279). Notes: The type is also illustrated by Penrose (1990: figs 59, 60).
Created: 24 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2018.