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Palisada tumida (Saito & Womersley) K.W.Nam 2007

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Laurencieae
Genus Palisada


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Palisada tumida (Saito & Womersley) K.W.Nam
Point Lonsdale, Victoria. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Palisada tumida (Saito & Womersley) K.W.Nam
Pt Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia; intertidal. 24 Oct 2017. John M. Huisman. © John M. Huisman.


Mallomonas fastigiata var. kriegeri Bourrelly

Palisada tumida (Saito & Womersley) K.W.Nam Point Lonsdale, Victoria
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Palisada tumida (Saito & Womersley) K.W.Nam 2007: 54 (Table 1)

Published in: Nam, K.W. (2007). Validation of the generic name Palisada (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Algae (The Korean Journal of Phycology) 22(2): 53-55, 1 table.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Palisada is Palisada robusta K.W.Nam.

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

Laurencia tumida Saito & Womersley

Type information
Type locality: Robe, South Australia (Womersley 2003: 486). Holotype: H.B.S. Womersley; 9 October 1972; low eulittoral on slipway reef. AD A42777 (Womersley 2003: 486). Notes: Holotype and isotypes in AD, A42777-”Marine Algae of southern Australia” No. 139a, as Laurencia (Womersley, 2003: 486).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen (Brown 1956).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Laurencia tumida Saito & Womersley 1974
Chondrophycus tumidus (Saito & Womersley) Garbary & J.T.Harper 1998

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

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