Pollexfenia pedicellata Harvey 1844
Pollexfenia pedicellata HarveyHarvey, W.H. (1847). Nereis australis, or algae of the southern ocean: being figures and descriptions of marine plants, collected on the shores of the Cape of Good Hope, the extra-tropical Australian colonies, Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Antarctic r
Pollexfenia pedicellata Harvey 1844: 431-432
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pollexfenia.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Georgetown, Tasmania; (Silva & al. 1996: 502) Lectotype: Gunn 1272; TCD, Herb. Harvey; (Womersley 2003: 353)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), provided with a pedicel, pedicelled (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Rough-water and moderate coasts; calm conditions Womersley, 2003: 355).
Created: 05 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 09 February 2009
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 February 2009. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 October 2022