Ochmapexus minimus ( )
Ochmapexus minimus (Harvey) Womersley 1998: 230, 231, fig. 106
Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. 535. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Ochmapexus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Callithamnion minimum Harvey
Type locality: Port Fairy, Victoria (Womersley 1998: 231). Lectotype: Harvey, Alg. Aust. Exsicc. 525D; On Caulerpa longifolia. Herb. Harvey, TCD (Womersley 1998: 231).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very little, very least (Stearn 1973).
Callithamnion minimum Harvey 1863
According to Womersley (1998) Callithamnion minimum Harvey is the basionym of this species.
This is a marine species.
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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