Chrysymenia digitata ( ) J. , nom. illeg.
Chrysymenia digitata (Harvey) J.Agardh 1876: 323, nom. illeg.
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1876). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen tertium: de Florideis curae posteriores. Part 1. pp. [ii*-iii*], [i]-[viï], -724. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chrysymenia ornata (J.Agardh) Kylin
Gloiosaccion digitatum Harvey
Type locality: Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 356).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), digitate, with leaflets radiating from tip of leaf-stalk (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Chrysymenia digitata Zanardini. - (15 Apr 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Millar, A.J.K. (1999). Marine benthic algae of Norfolk Island, South Pacific. Australian Systematic Botany 12: 479-547.
Created: 20 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 April 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 April 2019.