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Sarcomenia victoriae Harvey ex J.Agardh

Publication details
Sarcomenia victoriae Harvey ex J.Agardh 1863: 1262

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1863). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 3. pp. 787-1138, 1158-1291. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup. [in Latin]
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sarcomenia is Sarcomenia delesserioides Sonder.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Platysiphonia victoriae (Harvey ex J.Agardh) Womersley & Shepley

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Port Phillip, Victoria (Womersley 2003: 164). Holotype: Harvey; LD, Herb. Agardh 43373 (Harvey, Alg. Aust. Exsicc. 188F (Womersley 2003: 164).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. & Shepley, E.A. (1959). Studies on the Sarcomenia group of the Rhodophyta. Australian Journal of Botany 7: 168-223, 110 figs, 5 plates.

Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. [1]-533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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