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Dumontia robusta Greville 1830

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Dumontiaceae
Genus Dumontia

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Dumontia robusta Greville
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Dumontia robusta Greville
Carnac Island, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Dumontia robusta Greville
Carnac Island, near Perth, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Cocconeis placentula var. pseudolineata Geitler

Solieria robusta (Greville) Kylin Carnac Island, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Dumontia robusta Greville 1830: 62

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, [1]-218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
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Publication date: Feb.-March 1830

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Dumontia is Dumontia incrassata (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Solieria robusta (Greville) Kylin

Type information
Type locality: "ad Novam Hollandiam" (probably near Fremantle, Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 338). Holotype: Fraser; E (Womersley 1994: 341). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Min-thein & Womersley (1976: 9)

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), strong growing, strong-growing, or stout (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. [1]-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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