Wrangelia velutina (Sonder)
Wrangelia velutina (Sonder) Harvey 1855: 546
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Some account of the marine botany of the colony of western Australia. Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy 22: 525-566.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Dasya velutina Sonder
Type locality: Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 433). Holotype: Preiss; MEL 15237 (Womersley 1998: 29).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), velvety, densely covered with short soft erect hairs (Stearn 1973).
Haliacantha incrustans J.Agardh 1899
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
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.
Created: 23 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 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 22 March 2019.