Rhodymenia fimbriata J.D.Hooker & , nom. illeg.
Rhodymenia fimbriata J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1847: 405, nom. illeg.
Published in: Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. (1847). Algae tasmanicae: being a catalogue of the species of algae collected on the shores of Tasmania by Ronald Gunn, Esq., Dr. Heannerett, Mrs. Smith, Dr. Lyall and Dr. J.D. Hooker; with characters of the new species. London Journal of Botany 6: 397-417.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Craspedocarpus ramentaceus (C.Agardh) Min-Thein & Womersley
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fringed.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Rhodymenia fimbriata Greville, 1830. - (17 Jan 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: George Town (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Mr Gunn (1328); (Silva 1996-to date
Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. 1-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
Created: 23 May 2003 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 17 January 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 November 2018.