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Callophycus harveyanus (J.Agardh) P.Silva

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Class Rhodophyta classis incertae sedis
Order Rhodophyta ordo incertae sedis
Family Rhodophyta familia incertae sedis
Genus Callophycus


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Callophycus harveyanus (J.Agardh) P.Silva
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Callophycus harveyanus (J.Agardh) P.Silva
Cape Peron, Western Australia; scale - 5 mm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Callophycus harveyanus (J.Agardh) P.Silva
Rottnest Island, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).


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Callophycus harveyanus (J.Agardh) P.Silva Cape Peron, Western Australia
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Publication details
Callophycus harveyanus (J.Agardh) P.Silva 1957: 143

Published in: Silva, P.C. (1957). Remarks on algal nomenclature. Taxon 6: 141-145.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Callophycus is Callophycus dorsifer (C.Agardh) P.C.Silva.

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

Thysanocladia harveyana J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Fremantle, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 328). Lectotype: Herb. Agardh, LD 25565 (Womersley 1994: 337). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Min-thein & Womersley (1976: 27).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Thysanocladia harveyana J.Agardh 1876

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

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.

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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 24 May 2019.

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