Herposiphonia elegans 2004
Herposiphonia elegans Womersley 2004: 211, figs 19-21
Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (2004). Additions to the marine algal flora of southern Australia. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 128: 205-212.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: St Francis Island, Isles of St Francis, South Australia, Australia (Womersley 2004: 212). Holotype: S. Shepherd; 9.i.1971; 55 m deep on SW face . AD A38074 (Womersley 2004: 212).
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 19 May 2012 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 September 2021.