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Rhodoglossum gigartinoides (Sonder) Edyvane & Womersley

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Gigartinaceae
Genus Rhodoglossum

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Rhodoglossum gigartinoides (Sonder) Edyvane & Womersley
Rhodoglossum giartinoides, Safety Cove, Tasmania, Australia. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Rhodoglossum gigartinoides (Sonder) Edyvane & Womersley
Rhodoglossum gigartinoides, Safety Cove, Tasmania, Australia. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Rhodoglossum gigartinoides (Sonder) Edyvane & Womersley
Fossil Island, Pirates Bay, Tasmania. 01 Jan 0001. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Rhodoglossum gigartinoides (Sonder) Edyvane & Womersley Fossil Island, Pirates Bay, Tasmania
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Rhodoglossum gigartinoides (Sonder) Edyvane & Womersley 1993: 238-247, figs 1-27

Published in: Edyvane, K.S. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1993). Morphology and taxonomy of Rhodoglossum gigartinoides (Sonder) comb. nov. (Gigartinaceae, Rhodophyta) from Australia and New Zealand. Phycologia 32: 237-250, 27 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Rhodoglossum is Rhodoglossum lanceolatum (Harvey) J.Agardh.

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

Basionym
Grateloupia gigartinoides Sonder

Type information
Type locality: Port Philip, Victoria (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 293). Holotype: Mueller; MEL 501415 (Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 287).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Grateloupia gigartinoides Sonder 1855

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gigartina lanceolata Harvey 1860
Iridaea foliifera Harvey 1860
Iridaea polycarpa Harvey 1860
Rhodoglossum lanceolatum (Harvey) J.Agardh 1876
Rhodoglossum foliiferum (Harvey) J.Agardh 1876
Rhodoglossum polycarpum J.Agardh 1876
Rhodoglossum purpureum J.Agardh 1876
Rhodoglossum tasmanicum J.Agardh 1879
Rhodoglossum proliferum J.Agardh 1885
Iridaea prolifera (J.Agardh) De Toni 1897
Gigartina prolifera (J.Agardh) D.H.Kim 1976
Gigartina irregularis D.H.Kim 1976
Gigartina purpurea (J.Agardh) D.H.Kim 1976

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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:

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Created: 16 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 01 July 2009 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Edyvane, K.S. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1993). Morphology and taxonomy of Rhodoglossum gigartinoides (Sonder) comb. nov. (Gigartinaceae, Rhodophyta) from Australia and New Zealand. Phycologia 32: 237-250, 27 figs.

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