Pityophykos tasmanica (Sonder)
Pityophykos tasmanica (Sonder) Papenfuss 1958: 107
Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1958). Notes on algal nomenclature. IV. Various genera and species of Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Taxon 7: 104-109.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pityophykos.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Acanthophora tasmanica Sonder
Type locality: Georgetown, Tasmania (Womersley 2003: 233). Holotype: Stuart; MEL 537395 (Womersley 2003: 233). Notes: Isotype MEL, 537396 (Womersley, 2003: 233).
Acanthophora tasmanica Sonder 1853
Pityophycos tasmanica (Sonder) Papenfuss 1958 (Womersley, 2003: 231).
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.
Created: 12 May 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 February 2009 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 July 2019.