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Herposiphonia pectinata (Decaisne) Huisman, Y.H.Koh & M.S.Kim 2015

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Herposiphonieae
Genus Herposiphonia

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Herposiphonia pectinata (Decaisne) Huisman, Y.H.Koh & M.S.Kim
Cape Peron, Western Australia; scale 1 mm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

 

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Herposiphonia pectinata (Decaisne) Huisman, Y.H.Koh & M.S.Kim Cape Peron, Western Australia; scale 1 mm
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Herposiphonia pectinata (Decaisne) Huisman, Y.H.Koh & M.S.Kim 2015: 143, figs 1-21

Published in: Huisman, J.M., Koh, Y.H. & Kim, M.S. (2015). Characterization Of Herposiphonia pectinata (Decaisne) comb. nov. (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from Western Australia, based on morphology and DNA barcoding. Botanica Marina 58(3): 141-150.

Publication date: 2015

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Herposiphonia is Herposiphonia tenella (C.Agardh) Ambronn.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Leveillea pectinata Decaisne

Type information
Type locality: Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 524). Type: PC (Huisman et al. 2015: 143). Notes: "parasit. in Corollina ancipite [=Amphiroa anceps], ad oras occid. Nov. Holland [western Australia]" (Huisman et al., 2015: 143).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pectinate, with narrow close-set divisions like a comb (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Leveillea pectinata Decaisne 1842
Polyzonia pectinata (Decaisne) J.Agardh 1863

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

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Verified by: 17 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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Huisman, J.M., Koh, Y.H. & Kim, M.S. (2015). Characterization Of Herposiphonia pectinata (Decaisne) comb. nov. (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from Western Australia, based on morphology and DNA barcoding. Botanica Marina 58(3): 141-150.

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