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Sarcomenia hypneoides Harvey 1855

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Delesseriaceae
Subfamily Sarcomenioideae
Tribe Sarcomenieae
Genus Sarcomenia

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Sarcomenia hypneoides Harvey
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Sarcomenia hypneoides Harvey

Sarcomenia hypneoides Harvey
Rottnest Island, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Mallomonas caudata Iwanoff [Ivanov]

Platysiphonia hypneoides (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley Rottnest Island, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Sarcomenia hypneoides Harvey 1855: 537

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 Sarcomenia is Sarcomenia delesserioides Sonder.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Platysiphonia hypneoides (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley

Type information
Syntype localities: Garden Island and Fremantle, Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 465).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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
Womersley, H.B.S. & Shepley, E.A. (1959). Studies on the Sarcomenia group of the Rhodophyta. Australian Journal of Botany 7: 168-223, 110 figs, 5 plates.

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