Rhodymenia discigera J.
Rhodymenia discigera J.Agardh 1841: 13 (as 'Rhodomenia' )
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Thamnophyllis discigera (J.Agardh) R.E.Norris
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bearing a disk.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Lectotype locality: Cape of Good Hope (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 208). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by J.Agardh (1847: 13, footnote)(Silva et al., 1996)
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 24 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 December 2009 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 February 2020.