155,837 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,968 images, 60,232 bibliographic items, 439,367 distributional records.

Herposiphonia pectinella (Harvey) Falkenberg

Publication details
Herposiphonia pectinella (Harvey) Falkenberg 1901: 315

Published in: Falkenberg, P. (1901). Die Rhodomelaceen des Golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden Meeres-Abschnitte. Fauna und Flora des Golfes von Neapel, Monographie 26. pp. i-xvi, 1-754, 10 figs, 24 pls. Berlin.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Herposiphonia is Herposiphonia tenella (C.Agardh) Ambronn.

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

Basionym
Polysiphonia pectinella Harvey

Type information
Type locality: King George Sound, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 498). Holotype: TCD Harvey, Trav. set. 38 (Womersley 2003: 299).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia pectinella Harvey 1855
Vertebrata pectinella (Harvey) Kuntze 1891

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia pectinata Harvey ex K├╝tzing 1864

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. [1]-533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

Created: 29 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 05 February 2009 by Wendy Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 477 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=3414

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 July 2019.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio