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Kallymenia ornata (Postels & Ruprecht) J.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Kallymeniaceae
Genus Kallymenia

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Kallymenia ornata (Postels & Ruprecht) J.Agardh
Postels and Ruprecht (1840). 25 Sep 2015. unknown. © expired.

Kallymenia ornata (Postels & Ruprecht) J.Agardh
Postels, A. & Ruprecht, F. (1840). Illustrationes algarum, pl. XXXI, Iridaea ornata. 26 Mar 2009. © Out of copyright.

 

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Iridaea ornata Postels & Ruprecht Postels and Ruprecht (1840)
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Publication details
Kallymenia ornata (Postels & Ruprecht) J.Agardh 1851: 290

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Kallymenia is Kallymenia reniformis (Turner) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Opuntiella ornata (Postels & Ruprecht) A.D.Zinova

Basionym
Iridaea ornata Postels & Ruprecht

Type information
Ad Kamtschatka lapidibus et conchis affixa (Postels & Ruprecht 1840: 17).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furnished, equipped, embellished, adorned (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Kjellman, F.R. (1889). Om Beringhafvets algflora [About the Bering Sea algae]. Kongl. Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 23(8): 1-58, pls I-VII.

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Michael Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 April 2019.

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