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Platysiphonia victoriae (Harvey ex J.Agardh) Womersley & Shepley

Publication details
Platysiphonia victoriae (Harvey ex J.Agardh) Womersley & Shepley 1959: 209

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. & Shepley, E.A. (1959). Studies on the Sarcomenia group of the Rhodophyta. Australian Journal of Botany 7: 168-223, 110 figs, 5 plates.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Platysiphonia is Platysiphonia miniata (C.Agardh) Børgesen.

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

Basionym
Sarcomenia victoriae Harvey ex J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Port Phillip, Victoria (Womersley 2003: 164). Holotype: Harvey; LD, Herb. Agardh 43373 (Harvey, Alg. Aust. Exsicc. 188F (Womersley 2003: 164).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sarcomenia victoriae Harvey ex J.Agardh 1863
Sarcomenia dasyoides J.Agardh 1863
Polysiphonia victoriae (Harvey) Kützing 1864

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Sarcomenia corymbosa J.Agardh 1896
Sarcomenia opposita J.Agardh 1899
Sarcomenia wilsonis J.Agardh 1899
Platysiphonia corymbosa (J.Agardh) Womersley & Shepley 1959

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. [1]-326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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