Rhodymenia pseudopalmata var. caroliniana W.R.Taylor
Rhodymenia pseudopalmata var. caroliniana W.R.Taylor 1960: 485, 486, 634
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1960). Marine algae of the eastern tropical and subtropical coasts of the Americas. pp. [i]-xi, 1-870, 14 figs, 80 pls. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodymenia pseudopalmata (J.V.Lamouroux) P.C.Silva
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling [Palmaria] palmata (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Pawleys Island, South Carolina (Taylor 1960: 634). Not specified: L. R. Gibbes; 1873; "Herbario Horti Botanici Neo-Eboracensis" (Taylor 1960: 634).
Source of current name
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Created: 14 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 March 2008 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.