Wrangelia elegantissima R.E.Norris
Wrangelia elegantissima R.E.Norris Hawaii; scale is 5 mm
© J.M. Huisman
Wrangelia elegantissima R.E.Norris 1994: 151, figs 5-14
Published in: Norris, R.E. (1994). Notes on some Hawaiian Ceramiaceae (Rhodophyceae), including two new species. Japanese Journal of Phycology 42: 149-155.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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This is a marine species.
Type locality: Makapu’u Beach, O'ahu, Hawaiian Islands (Norris 1994: 152). Holotype: C.Smith, N.Phillips & L.Walters; 2 May 1992; on basalt rocks in upper intertidal pool. BISH 631355 (tetrasporangiate plant) (Norris 1994: 152). Notes: Isotype: BISH 631357 (male). Further isotypes in US, UC, BRIT, L.
Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. -264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.
Created: 19 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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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 26 March 2019.