Rhodymenia leptophylla J. 1878
Rhodymenia leptophylla J.Agardh Hawaii
© J.M. Huisman
Rhodymenia leptophylla J.Agardh 1878: 20
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1878 '1877'). De Algis Novae Zelandiae marinis. In Supplementum Florae Hookerianae. Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 14(4): -32.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Bay of Islands, New Zealand (Womersley 1996: 73). Lectotype: Herb. Agardh, LD (Womersley 1996: 73). Notes: Lectotypified by Kylin, 1931: 20, fig. 15.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with slender leaves.
Rhodymenia leptophylloides E.Y.Dawson 1941
This is a marine species.
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