Arthrocardia wardii ( )
Arthrocardia wardii (Harvey) Areschoug 1852: 551-552
Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1852). Ordo XII. Corallineae. In: Species genera et ordines algarum....Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. (Agardh, J.G. Eds), pp. 506-576. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Amphiroa wardii Harvey
Type locality: Port Phillip, Victoria (Womersley & Johansen 1996: 295). Holotype: Mallard; TCD (Womersley & Johansen 1996: 295).
This is a marine species.
Predominantly a low-light plant, with most collections from 3-22 m deep or from shaded upper sublittoral regions; however, several collections from just below low tide level are known (Womersley & Johansen in Womersley 1996: 295).
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Womersley, H.B.S. & Johansen, H.W. (1996). Subfamily Corallinoideae (Areschoug) Foslie 1908: 19. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 288-317. Adelaide & Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.
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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 19 March 2019.