Kallymenia digitata (J. )
Kallymenia digitata (J.Agardh) Kylin 1956: 233 (as 'Kallymenia' )
Published in: Kylin, H. (1956). Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen. pp. i-xv, 1-673, 458 figs. Lund: C.W.K. Gleerups.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cryptonemia digitata (J.Agardh) Womersley & J.A.Lewis
Halymenia digitata J.Agardh
Type locality: Port Phillip Heads, Victoria (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 182). Lectotype: Wilson 30; 31December 1886; Herb. Agardh, LD 22327 (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 182). Notes: Isolectotypes: LD, 22324, 22326.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), digitate, with leaflets radiating from tip of leaf-stalk (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
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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Verified by: 02 February 2012 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 19 April 2019.