Rhodymenia pinnulata Zanardini 1874: 500 (as 'Rhodymenia ? pinnulata' )
Published in: Zanardini, G. (1874). Phyceae australicae novae vel minus cognitae. Flora 57: 486-490, 497-505.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hymenocladia chondricola (Sonder) J.A.Lewis
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), like a little wing.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Hab. Georgetown Tasmaniae - (Miss Goodwin.)" [Georgetown, Tasmania, Australia] (Zanardini 1874: 500). Lectotype: Miss Goodwin; MCVE (Womersley 1996: 113).
Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. Vol. 5 pp. 1-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 26 November 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 November 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2018.