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Pedobesia claviformis (J.Agardh) MacRaild & Womersley

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Derbesiaceae
Genus Pedobesia


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Pedobesia claviformis (J.Agardh) MacRaild & Womersley
Map Reef, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Pedobesia claviformis (J.Agardh) MacRaild & Womersley
Map Reef, near Yanchep, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).


Pedobesia claviformis (J.Agardh) MacRaild & Womersley Map Reef, near Yanchep, Western Australia.
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Pedobesia claviformis (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.

Type species
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 claviformis J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Western Port, Victoria, Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 811). Holotype: LD, Herb. Agardh 14897 (Womersley 1984: 292).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Bryopsis claviformis J.Agardh 1887
Derbesia clavaeformis (J.Agardh) De Toni 1889

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Pedobesia claviformis (J.Agardh) MacRaild & Womersley)
Australia and New Zealand: Lord Howe Island (Millar & Kraft 1994), New Zealand (Womersley 1984, Adams 1994, Huisman 2000, Broady et al. 2012), North Island, NZ (Nelson 2013 ), Queensland (Lewis 1987 ), Rangitahua/Kermadec Islands (Nelson 2013, Duffy & Ahyong 2015), South Australia (Womersley 1984, Huisman 2000), Tasmania (Womersley 1984, Huisman 2000), Victoria (Womersley 1984, Huisman 2000), Western Australia (Womersley 1984, Huisman & Walker 1990, Huisman 2000).

Pacific Islands: American Samoa (Tsuda et al. 2011 ), Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013).

Key references
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

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