159,886 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,563 images, 61,918 bibliographic items, 468,533 distributional records.

Herpodiscus multiplex (Womersley) Draisma, Prud'homme & H.Kawai 2010

Publication details
Herpodiscus multiplex (Womersley) Draisma, Prud'homme & H.Kawai 2010: 323

Published in: Draisma, S.G.A., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. & Kawai, H. (2010). A revised classification of the Sphacelariales (Phaeophyceae) inferred from a psbC and rbcL based phylogeny. European Journal of Phycology 45(3): 308-326.
 Download PDF

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Herpodiscus is Herpodiscus durvilleae (Lindauer) G.R.South.

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

Basionym
Sphacelaria multiplex Womersley

Type information
Type locality: Sarge Bay, east side of Cape Leeuwin, Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 576). Holotype: Woelkerling; 16 November 1968; on Platythalia angustifolia, drift. ADU A34204 (Womersley 1987: 152). Notes: Womersley (1987) notes that there are isotypes distributed in "Marine Algae of southern Australia" No. 240.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sphacelaria multiplex Womersley 1987

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Created: 03 November 2010 by Wendy Guiry

Verified by: 03 November 2010 by Wendy Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 250 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=138365

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 January 2021.

SITE © 1996 - 2021 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio