Echinothamnion hookeri ( ) ex P.C.
Polysiphonia hookeri Harvey Harvey, W.H. (1847). Nereis australis, or algae of the southern ocean: being figures and descriptions of marine plants, collected on the shores of the Cape of Good Hope, the extra-tropical Australian colonies, Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Antarctic r
Echinothamnion hookeri (Harvey) Kylin ex P.C.Silva in P.C.Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 492
Published in: Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Echinothamnion is Echinothamnion hystrix (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Kylin.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Polysiphonia hookeri Harvey
Type locality: Georgetown, Tasmania (Womersley 2003: 225). Holotype: Gunn 1297; TCD, Herb. Harvey (Womersley 2003: 225).
Polysiphonia hookeri Harvey 1847
This is a marine species.
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
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