Wrangelia comosa Kützing
Wrangelia comosa Kützing 1849: 664
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Warrenia comosa (Harvey) Harvey ex F.Schmitz & Hauptfleisch
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furnished with tufts of leaves or hairs.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Womersley (1998: 31), Wrangelia comosa sensu Kützing 1849: 664 (in part) is a synonym of Wrangelia nobilis Hooker & Harvey. - (9 Dec 2008) - Wendy Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. 535. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 December 2008 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 20 March 2019.