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Martensia denticulata Harvey

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Delesseriaceae
Subfamily Nitophylloideae
Tribe Martensieae
Genus Martensia


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Martensia denticulata Harvey
Cape Peron, Western Australia. 23 Dec 2017. J.M. Huisman. © John Huisman (john.huisman@dbca.wa.gov.au).

Martensia denticulata Harvey


Fragilaria construens (Ehrenberg) Grunow

Martensia denticulata Harvey Cape Peron, Western Australia

Publication details
Martensia denticulata Harvey 1855: 537

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Some account of the marine botany of the colony of western Australia. Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy 22: 525-566.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Martensia is Martensia elegans Hering.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Capraella denticulata (Harvey) J.De Toni 1936
Mesotrema denticulata (Harvey) Papenfuss 1942

Distributional notes
Japanese record (Okamura, 1936) = M. jejuensis (Lin et al. 2013: 187). - (29 Aug 2013) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: Garden & Rottnest Islands, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 460).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Martensia denticulata Harvey)
Asia: Japan (Segawa 1981, Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990), Korea (Lee & Kang 2001), Taiwan (Lewis & Norris 1987).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012).

Australia and New Zealand: Western Australia (Harvey 1855).

Pacific Islands: Fiji (South & Skelton 2003, Littler & Littler 2003).

Key references
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 July 2018.

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