Carpopeltis elata (Harvey) De Toni Rottnest Island, Western Australia.
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Rhodymenia elata Harvey 1855: 554
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Some account of the marine botany of the colony of western Australia. Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy 22: 525-566.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Carpopeltis elata (Harvey) De Toni
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tall.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Rottnest I., W. Australia (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 172). Type: Harvey; TCD Trav. set 233 (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 172).
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. & Lewis, J.A. (1994). Family Halymeniaceae Bory 1828: 158. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part IIIA. Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 167-218. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2018.