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Osmundaria colensoi (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) R.E.Norris 1991

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Amansieae
Genus Osmundaria

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Osmundaria colensoi (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) R.E.Norris
Harvey, W.H. (1847). Nereis australis, or algae of the southern ocean: being figures and descriptions of marine plants, collected on the shores of the Cape of Good Hope, the extra-tropical Australian colonies, Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Antarctic r.

 

Publication details
Osmundaria colensoi (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) R.E.Norris 1991: 20

Published in: Norris, R.E. (1991). The structure, reproduction and taxonomy of Vidalia and Osmundaria (Rhodophyta, Rhodomelaceae). Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 106: 1-40, 60 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Osmundaria is Osmundaria prolifera J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Vidalia colensoi (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J.Agardh

Basionym
Epineuron colensoi J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Type information
Type locality: New Zealand: Bay of Islands (Hooker & Harvey 1845: 532). Type: TCD?

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
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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Verified by: 31 August 2012 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Taylor, M.W. & Rees, T.A.V. (1999). Kinetics of ammonium assimilation in two seaweeds, Enteromorpha sp. (Chlorophyceae) and Osmundaria colensoi (Rhodophyceae). Journal of Phycology 35: 740-746, 3 figs, 3 tables.

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