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Diplothamnion gordoniae Huisman

Publication details
Diplothamnion gordoniae Huisman 1991: 118, figs 1-12

Published in: Huisman, J.M. (1991). Diplothamnion gordoniae sp. nov. (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) from Rottnest Island, Western Australia. Phycologia 30: 117-123, 12 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Diplothamnion is Diplothamnion tetrastichum A.B.Joly & Yamaguishi.

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

Eponomy
Named for Elizabeth M. Gordon, Australian phycologist.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Holotype locality: Cathedral Rocks, Rottnest Island, Western Australia (Huisman 1991: 118). Holotype: J.MHuisman & T.H.Rose; 25 March 1989; Growing on Tylotus obtusatus (Sonder) J. Agardh, at 10 m depth. Murdoch JH 183 (Huisman 1991: 118). Notes: Huisman (2018: 599) notes "The type specimen cannot presently be located at MURU, but it will be transferred to PERTH once found."

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2007). The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia District. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 132: 1-350.

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References
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Huisman, J.M. (1991). Diplothamnion gordoniae sp. nov. (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) from Rottnest Island, Western Australia. Phycologia 30: 117-123, 12 figs.

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