Sarcothalia crassifolia (C. ) Edyvane &
Sarcothalia crassifolia (C.Agardh) Edyvane & Womersley Sarcothalia crassifolia, Fossil Island, Pirates Bay, Tasmania
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Sarcothalia crassifolia (C.Agardh) Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 296, 297, fig. 93 H-J, fig. 94 C-F
Published in: Edyvane, K.S. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Family Gigartinaceae Kützing 1843: 389. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta - Part IIIA. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 285-314. Canberra:
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Sphaerococcus crassifolius C.Agardh
Type locality: "Nouv. Holl" (Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 296). Lectotype: LD, Agardh 23557 (Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 296). Notes: Edyvane & Womersley (1994: 296) gives the following data for the type: Type from “Nouv. Holl.” (from Desfontaines); lectotype (“Fucus Tt”) in Herb. Agardh, LD, 23557 (a smaller fragment 23556); and in PC.
Sphaerococcus crassifolius C.Agardh 1822
Gigartina crassicaulis (C.Agardh) Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1933
Gigartina crassifolia (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1842
This is a marine species.
Occurring just sublittoral to 10 m deep on rough water-coasts (Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 296).
Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.
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