Pedobesia clavaeformis (J.Agardh) MacRaild & Womersley 1974
Pedobesia clavaeformis (J.Agardh) MacRaild & Womersley
Map Reef, Western AustraliaJ.M. Huisman
Pedobesia clavaeformis (J.Agardh) MacRaild & Womersley 1974: 92, figs 1-15
Published in: MacRaild, G.N. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1974). The morphology and reproduction of Derbesia clavaeformis (J. Agardh) DeToni (Chlorophyta). Phycologia 13: 83-93, 15 figs, 1 table.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pedobesia.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Bryopsis clavaeformis J.Agardh
Type locality: Western Port, Victoria, Australia; (Silva & al. 1996: 811) Holotype: LD, Herb. Agardh; 14897 (Womersley 1984: 292)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), club-shaped (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 11 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 17 January 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 January 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 April 2023