Delesseria spathulata Sonder 1845
Delesseria spathulata Sonder 1845: 57
Published in: Sonder, G. (1845). Nova algarum genera et species, quas in itinere ad oras occidentales Novae Hollandiae, collegit L. Priess, Ph. Dr. Botanische Zeitung 3: 49-57.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Apoglossum spathulatum (Sonder) Womersley & Shepley
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), spatulate, spatula-like; alternative form of spatulata.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 447). Notes: Womersley (2003: 40) gives the following data for the type: Type from Georgetown, Tasmania (collected by Harvey); lectotype (Alg. Aust. Exsicc. 272 I), in Herb. Harvey, TCD.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Delesseria spathulata Sonder)
South America: Brazil (Taylor 1930 ).
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
[Sonder, O.G.] (1881). Additamenta pro Supplemento voluminis undecimi [Supplement to volume Eleven. Algae. E manuscriptis praecipue Sonderi. In: Fragmenta phytographiae Australiae. (Mueller, F. von Eds), pp. 105-106. Melbourne: Auctoritate Guberni Coloniae Victoriae. Ex officina Joannis Ferres.
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Verified by: 23 June 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 January 2021.