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Kallymenia rubra Womersley & R.E.Norris

Publication details
Kallymenia rubra Womersley & R.E.Norris 1971: 13, 15, figs 26-31, 86

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. & Norris, R.E. (1971). The morphology and taxonomy of Australian Kallymeniaceae (Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany (Suppl. 2): 1-62, 108 figs..

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Kallymenia is Kallymenia reniformis (Turner) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Elliston, South Australia (Womersley 1994: 238). Holotype: Norris 1665 & Womersley; 27 February 1959; AD A22164 (Womersley 1994: 238). Notes: Womersley (1994: 238) notes that the type was collected in drift.

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Key references
Aziz, A. & Nurul Islam, A.K.M. & Jahan, A. (2008). Marine algae of the St. Martin's Island, Bangladesh. VI. New records of species of the genus Kallymenia J. Ag. (Rhodophyta). Bangladesh Journal of Botany 37(2): 173-178, 4 figs.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. 1-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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