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Wrangelia halurus Harvey

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Wrangeliaceae
Tribe Wrangelieae
Genus Wrangelia

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Wrangelia halurus Harvey

 

Publication details
Wrangelia halurus Harvey 1855: 546

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Some account of the marine botany of the colony of western Australia. Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy 22: 525-566.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Wrangelia is Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Medeiothamnion halurus (Harvey) E.M.Gordon

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Fremantle, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 418). Holotype: Harvey; On Amphibolis. Herb. Harvey, TCD Trav. Set 127 (Womersley 1998: 95). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by E. Gordon (1972: 57).

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.

Source of current name
Gordon, E.M. (1972). Comparative morphology and taxonomy of the Wrangelieae, Sphondylothamnieae and Spermothamnieae (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany, Supplement 4: 1-180, 63 figs, 3 tables.

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