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Mychodea terminalis Harvey

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

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Mychodea terminalis Harvey

Mychodea terminalis Harvey

 

Publication details
Mychodea terminalis Harvey in J.D.Hooker 1859: 323

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1859). Algae. Part III. Flora Tasmaniae. In: The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery ships Erebus and Terror, in the years 1839-1843, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross...Part III. Flora Tasmaniae. Monocotyledones and Acotyledones. (Hooker, J.D. Eds) Vol. II, pp. 282-343. London: Lovell Reeve.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mychodea is Mychodea carnosa J.D.Hooker & Harvey.

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

Basionym
Mychodea carnosa J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Georgetown [Tasmania, Asutralia] (Kraft & Womersley 1994: 454). Lectotype: Mr. Gunn; BM 001039609 (Kraft & Saunders 2017: 234).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gigartina longipes K├╝tzing 1859

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "above Georgetown, in the Tamar" [Tasmania, Asutralia] (Harvey 1859: 323). Notes: "Type: Georgetown, s. dat., leg. ign. s.n. (lecto, fide Kraft 1978: 593: TCD 0011980; isolecto: LD3934)." (Kraft & Saunders 2017: 241).

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Key references
Kraft, G.T. & Saunders, G.W. (2017). Mychodea and the Mychodeaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) revisited: molecular analyses shed light on interspecies relationships in Australia's largest endemic genus and family. Australian Systematic Botany 30: 230-258, 16 figs.

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