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Rhodymenia discigera J.Agardh

Publication details
Rhodymenia discigera J.Agardh 1841: 13 (as 'Rhodomenia' )

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodymenia is Rhodymenia palmetta (Stackhouse) Greville.

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.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
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.

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Verified by: 22 December 2009 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2019.

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