Hirsutithallia mucronata &
Hirsutithallia mucronata Wollaston & Womersley in Womersley 1998: 253-255, figs 118, 121A-D
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 Hirsutithallia.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending in a short, sharp point.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Callithamnion laricium Harvey in part, excluding type from W. Australia (Womersley 1998: 253). - (17 Dec 2008) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Pennington Bay, Kangaroo I., South Australia (Womersley 1998: 255). Holotype: Kraft & Min Thein; 3 December 1971; AD A41394 (Womersley 1998: 255). Notes: Womersly (1998: 255) notes that the type specimen was collected from drift.
Created: 26 July 2001 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 17 December 2008 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 August 2019.